the mineshaft reader • robert crumb • jay lynch • bill griffith • sophie crumb • charles bukowski
Contributors: Robert Crumb, William Hamper (aka Billy Childish), Tommy Trantino, Robert Armstrong, Jay Lynch, Bill Griffith, Peter Poplaski, Pat Moriarity, Aaron Lange, Aline Kominsky Crumb, Mary Fleener, Art Spiegelman, Christoph Mueller, Sophie Crumb, J.R. Helton, William Crook Jr., Ace Backwords & Charles Bukowski.
Published by the Mineshaft Publishing Co.
Editors: Everett Rand & Gioia Palmieri. Assistant Art Director: Pat Moriarity.
Front and back cover by R. Crumb. Drawing & lettering on title page by R. Crumb.
300 copies numbered by Christoph Mueller.
Printed litho during the Summer/Autumn 2017 by the Tangerine Press on a 1972 Heidelberg ‘Kord 64’ in London, England. This edition is limited to 300 numbered copies, handbound by Michael Curran with Italian Fabriano Tiziano paper covered boards and Japanese silk spine.
“In this wacky world – you have to do something really wacky, like start a magazine – to make some sense!”
– Irving Stettner, in a letter to Everett Rand, Jan. 12, 1999
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