11.2015

Design

The Public Domain Review: Selected Essays Volume II

Editor: Adam Green
Text: Joseph Nigg et al
Design: Nicholas Jeeves
Typeface: Minion Pro by Adobe
194pp, full-colour digital print, perfect bound
140mm x 216mm
Published by PDR Press, November 2015
This second collection of essays from The Public Domain Review celebrates some of the most popular offerings of 2014, and covers another eclectic range of subjects charting a wonderfully curious course through the last five hundred years of history. From synesthetic auras and skeletal tableaux to brainwashing machines and truth-revealing diseases; from laughing gas and cocaine-fuelled poems to Byronic vampires and petty pirates — together these fifteen essays take us through some of the darker, stranger, and altogether more intriguing corners of the past…

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