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August 18, 2019 UPDATE:   MINESHAFT #38 is coming this Fall... with beautiful front cover art by Robert Armstrong!!! Featuring R. Crumb, Art Spiegelman, Drew Friedman, Fay Lovsky, Justin Green, Christoph Mueller, Noah Van Sciver, Aaron Lange, Aleksandar Zograf, Plus Letters from Around the World & MORE!!!   Mineshaft #37 has landed!!! Don't miss this AMAZING issue!!! Special Signed copies by Drew Friedman Available!   Front cover art & design by Drew Friedman & Back cover art by R. Crumb!!!   PLUS Billy Childish, Mary Fleener, Bill Griffith, Art Spiegelman, Christoph Mueller, and Much MORE!     Many MINESHAFT back issues will be sold out soon...  Click here for more info and to order TODAY!!!

MINESHAFT #37 front cover art & design by Drew Friedman!!! ORDER TODAY!!!

MINESHAFT #37 Back Cover by R. Crumb! 20th Anniversary Lettering by Christoph Mueller!

Order Now the MINESHAFT FOUR Issue 20th Anniversary SET!!! MINESHAFT #34, #35, #36, and #37!!!

Order Now the FOUR Issue 15th ANNIVERSARY MINESHAFT SET!!! MINESHAFT #30, #31, #32, and #33!!!

Order Now the MINESHAFT 4 Issue "R. Crumb Early Set"! Numbers 5, 7, 11, & 13! Only 3 sets available (SAVE OVER 15%)!!!

Order Now the Mineshaft SPECIAL 14 Issue Set!!! INCLUDES MINESHAFT #16-#29! Only 5 sets available (SAVE 25%)!!!

MINESHAFT #36 front cover art & design by Robert Crumb!!!

MINESHAFT #36 Back Cover by R. Crumb!

Front cover for Mineshaft #35 with artwork, lettering, and design by R. Crumb!

Mineshaft #35 Back Cover art by Robert Armstrong!

Front cover artwork, lettering, and design by R. Crumb!

The MINESHAFT READER is Here!!! ORDER TODAY!!!

Each copy of The Mineshaft Reader has been numbered by Christoph Mueller!

Billy Childish feature in The Mineshaft Reader & Back Cover by R. Crumb!

Mineshaft #34 Front Cover by R. Crumb!

Mineshaft #34 Back Cover by Robert Armstrong!

MANY MINESHAFT BACK ISSUES ARE STILL AVAILABLE * Uncirculated copies in beautiful condition * RARE FROM THE ARCHIVE!!! ORDER TODAY!!!

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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