SHADOW PRESS

SHADOW PRESS                                                                                                              Location: Gananoque Ontario.                                                                                            Founder & publisher: Gene Day.

These periodicals founded by Gene Day was a showcase for many creators like John Bell, Dan Day, Charles De Lint, George Freeman, C.R. Saunders, Dave Sim at the beginning of their careers.

The final edition was published posthumously by Gordon Derry after Day died in October 1982.

PRODUCT:

BOOK GRAPHIC COLLECTION:

All Things Dark and Dangerous: The Art of Gene Day, limited signed edition 50 copies. Shadow Press/Dark Fantasy, 1979. Included hand coloured pages.

Dreaming As The Summers Die: A Collection of Selected Poems from Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by Gene Day Based On The Originals of Sir John Tenniel. Shadow Press, 1976. This booklet was published as a non-profit arts support venture.

PERIODICAL TEXT & GRAPHIC ANTHOLOGY:

Dark Fantasy: The Magazine of Amateur Creators. Editor Howard E. Day. (a Mini periodical)
 

1-2, Fall 1973.

1-3, Mar. 1974.

1-4, July 1974.

2-5, Oct. 1974.

2-6, Jan. 1975.

2-7, Sept. 1975.

2-8, May 1976.*

3-9, Sept. 1976.

3-10, Dec. 1976.

3-11, Jan. 1977.

3-12, April 1979.

 

4-14, Sept. 1977.

4-15, Jan. 1978.

4-16, June 1978.

5-17, July 1978.

5-18, Dec. 1978.

5-19, Feb. 1979.

5-20, July 1979.

6-21, Oct. 1979.

6-22 March 1980.

5-23, Nov. 1980.*

 

*8, May 1976 was the 2nd Anniversary Edition.                                                                 * Notice with no. 23 the volumes revert to 5.

Dark Fantasy: The Magazine of Amateur Creators. 5-24/25 July 1984 Pub. & Ed., Gordon Derry. (a Mini periodical)

Out Of The Depths: Tales Of Illustrated Terror. 1-1, May 1974. Editor Howard E. Day.(a Mini periodical)

Foreshadowings: The Official Newsletter of the Gene Day Fan Club. 4, Winter 1979. Editor: Glenn Lisle.