Libraryland is the result of Oslo Davis's creative fellowship at the State Library of Victoria in 2010.
The subscription model - patrons underwriting a book's production - is just about as old as publishing itself. But, thanks to wonders of social media, pre-pub support has become a whole easier.
Oslo's comics in the Age always bring a chuckle or three around the kitchen table. More about Oslo here.
And more about State Library of Victoria creative fellowships here.