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Zines are the maverick inhabitants of publishing's Wild West, where the obsessional, the idiosyncratic and the wilfully obscure roam free across pages unbounded by the constraints of mainstream agendas. This book offers a highly-visual analysis of this phenomenon, assembled with expert fanaticism by the team of Pop theorists who created Highflyers and Scrawl. It showcases ...more
Hardcover, 265 pages
Published October 1st 2001 by Booth-Clibborn
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Mar 04, 2016 rated it really liked it
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Liz Farrelly, Mike Dorrian, & David Recchia's zines
by tENTATIVELY, a cONVENIENCE - March 3, 2016

I mostly review bks that have subjects near & dear to me & hence I wax verbose. Is that like (n)ear & (d)ear wax? Anyway, go here for the full review: - this one's just the tip of the zineberg.

Writing about this will be.. strange.. Having been involved w/ what's now known as zine culture & in Mail Art since 1978 I've seen both be
Aaron the Pink Donut
Jan 17, 2008 rated it really liked it
Shelves: art
A nice collection of underground zines. Most are from the UK but a few from around the world. All are fairly recent (early 2000’s). Some really creative and innovative design work.
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