Vintage Tattoos: A Sourcebook for Old-School Designs and Tat
Explores the bold, colourful and popular designs of tattoo that were perfected across 2 World Wars. Explains their history, symbolism and social significance, and delves into the lives of the era's most famous practitioners. With over 300 images, it's from veteran rock music writer, author and journalist Carol Clerk, who died in March 2010.
The late Carol Clerk was a veteran rock music writer, author and an award-winning journalist. After many years at Melody Maker, she began writing for publications such as Uncut, Classic Rock and The Independent, and appeared as an expert in a variety of radio and TV programmes and DVD music documentaries. She wrote and ghostwrote a dozen books. She died in March 2010.