Monkeys Retreat will be selling underground comix and related merchandise at Cartoon Crossroads Columbus 2019 on September 28-29 at The Main Branch of the Columbus Library, 96 S Grant Ave.
This is a rare opportunity to be able check out some of Monkeys Retreat’s collection of rare and obscure underground and alternative publications as well as The Book of Weirdo. The Book of Weirdo is the story of Robert Crumb’s Weirdo Magazine. Additionally, it is as much a comprehensive history of the alternative comics scene of the 1980s and early ’90s of which Monkey Retreat, and it’s sister store SoHoZat, played a major role.
On display and for sale will be all the out of print underground comix listed here as well as hundreds of others, some as cheap as $2 (3/$5, 15/$20). Also on display will be rare underground comix publications from England, France, Spain, & Italy.