Tuesday, June 16

Small Press / Mimeograph Revolution, 1940s–1970s

Thomas Edison Stencil Duplicator 1940: mimeograph
"We are pleased to offer for sale a captivating and important research collection of little magazines and other printed materials that represent, chronicle, and document the proliferation of avant-garde, underground small press publications from the forties to the seventies. The starting point for this collection, 'A Secret Location on the Lower East Side,' is the acclaimed New York Public Library exhibition and catalog from 1998, curated by Steve Clay and Rodney Phillips, which documented a period of intense innovation and experimentation in American writing and literary publishing by exploring the small press and mimeograph revolutions. ..."
Granary Books

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