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April 24, 2017 UPDATE:   Right now we're working on the upcoming "Mineshaft Reader". Two hundred copies of this 52 page hand-bound and hand-sewn hardback book will be printed on litho by Tangerine Press in London, England later in the year! We're also working on Mineshaft #35 scheduled for this Autumn, 2017... In the meantime MINESHAFT #34 is available with beautiful front cover art & design by Robert Crumb! PLUS... Excerpts from R. Crumb's Dream Diary and R. Crumb's Sketchbook art! Billy Childish poetry Special Centerfold section "if theyve got what you want theyve got you"! "Springtime for Hitler in America" by J.R. Helton! Six ZIPPY comics by Bill Griffith! The Sketchbook Adventures of Peter Poplaski! Sketchbook art by Rika Deryckere! Robert Armstrong's "Mickey Rat's Bathwater Frolic"! Story from "King-Cat" by John Porcellino! "Muhammad Ali" by Jim Blanchard! New work by Karl Stevens! Sketchbook art by Christoph Mueller! Noah Van Sciver gets "Cabin Fever"! Justin Murphy at Mother Theresa's House of the Dead & Dying! Art by Nina Bunjevac! Frank Stack! Aaron Lange! Laure Boin! "Our Lady of Prodigious Pseudoextinction" by Mary Fleener! David Collier's "Big Book of Nostalgia"! Art by William Crook, Jr.! Letters from around the globe... Special MINESHAFT INDEX for issues #21-30! And More!!!   Many back issues are still available!   Click here for more info and to order TODAY!!!

MINESHAFT #34 is Hot off the Press!!! ORDER TODAY!!!

Order Now the FOUR Issue R. CRUMB ANNIVERSARY MINESHAFT SET!!! MINESHAFT #16, #17, #28, and #30!!!

Order Now the MINESHAFT FOUR Issue SAMPLER SET!!! MINESHAFT #31, #32, #33, and #34!!!

Mineshaft #34 Front Cover by R. Crumb!

Mineshaft #34 Back Cover by Robert Armstrong!


Mineshaft #33 Front Cover by Mary Fleener!

Mineshaft #33 Back Cover by R. Crumb!

R. Crumb Front Cover to Mineshaft #30!

R. Crumb Back Cover to Mineshaft #30!

Mineshaft #31 Front Cover by Jay Lynch!

Mineshaft #31 Back Cover by R. Crumb!

R. Crumb and Robert Armstrong "Banana Split" Centerfold Cavalcade in Mineshaft #32! Front Cover by Christoph Mueller!

R. Crumb Back Cover to Mineshaft #32!

Mineshaft #14 Front Cover by Phoebe Gloeckner!

Mineshaft #15 front cover by R. Crumb!

Mineshaft #20 Front Cover by Billy Childish!

Mineshaft #23 front cover by Jay Lynch!

One of R. Crumb's many dream logos drawn especially for Mineshaft!

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