Item #6865 Skinheads. C. Ryan.


[London]: C. Ryan, 1981. Offset in wraps. Saddle-stapled. 60 pp. 5 3/4 x 8 1/4 in. Very good; mild wear on cover and title page; interior near fine. Item #6865

The rare self-published zine, a heavily-illustrated sociological exploration of the skinhead subculture in the United Kingdom.

This self-published zine traces the rise, fall, and subsequent revival of skinheads in the UK from the late-1960s to the early-1980s. It details the fashion, music, and politics of the subculture and is illustrated with grainy black and white photos of young skinheads. A supposed favorite of photographer Ryan McGinley.