New York: Birth Press, 1960. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. Two early issue of this avant garde literary magazine edited by Tuli Kupferberg. Both issues in clean very good copy in decorated stapled wrappers. 80 pp each.. Issue One given over to writings and illustrations related to alcohol, marijuana and peyote; issue two given over to writings and illustrations on alcohol, drugs, caffeine and other stimulants. With contributions by Allen Ginsberg, Ted Joans, Sherman Drier and others.
New York: Big Allis, 1989. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Wide staplebound wrappers. The second issue of this small press poetry magazine featuring numerous LANGUAGE poets. A very good example. Prior owner name to front endpaper. Slight binding flaw.
England: Poetmeat, 1965. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Tall, side-stapled wrappers. Double issue of this poetry magazine published out of England by Cunliffe and Morris. 80 pp. A very good copy in stapled photo-illustrated wrappers.
Houston: University of Houston, 1960. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 4to. Volume THree, Number Four of this magazine edited by Barthelme. Includes a long short story by Walker Percy entitled Carnival in Gentilly. Also contributions by W. H. Gass, Peter Yates, Marshall MCLuhan and others. A very good example.
New York: Blue Beat (Yowl Publications), 1964. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. Tall side-stapled wrappers. Yowl Press editors (Montgomery and Kiviat) mimeo magazine. This copy interrific near fine condition. Introduction by Kirby Congdon. 41 pp plus a page of notes at rear. Printed on rectos only. Includes contributions by Berrigan, Tuli Kupferberg, Gerard Malanga, John Keys, Judson Crews and much more. One of only 207 copies. Cover art by Alex Wiener. According to Clay and Phillips, this was the only issue published. An early Lower East Side poetry mag that rarely shows up for sale. Sold as-is.
New York: The Occasional, 1964. First edition. Loose Sheets. Very Good. Large double sided sheet of paper, folded thrice. A scarce publication by the Hardware Poets Occassional, a group of poets, fluxus artists and dramatists in New York. When opened the sheet measures 17 x 22" tall. Includes an ad for The Hairy Woman, a theatrical event for actors & musicians by Jerry Bloedow. Very good condition. Quite scarce.
New York: Intrepid, 1964. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 4to. May 1964 scarce second issue of Intrepid. Like other early issues of this poetry magazine that we have seen, no covers with Gysin calligraphy. That practice would not begin until issue number 5. About very good condition in side-stapled wrappers. This issue mailed to poet Jackson Mac Low who has signed this copy not once, not twice, but three times on the last page.
Detroit: Detrott Artists Monthly, 1978. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. 4to. 19 pp. The March 1978 issue of this scarce Arts periodical. This issue contains an interview with pop artist Andy Warhol (Featured in a photograph on the front cover), Brigid Polk & Diane Spodarek plus an article by Martin Zachary and includes an interview with Al Held. Near fine copy. All issues of this magazine are now scarce.
Detroit: Detrott Artists Monthly, 1978. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. 4to. 19 pp. The February 1978 issue of this scarce Arts periodical. This issue contains an interview with mail artist Ray Johnson (Featured in a photograph on the front cover) plus an article by Tom Blooner and with an interview with Mary Jane Bigler, Water Colorist. Near fine copy. All issues of this magazine are now scarce.
Detroit: Detrott Artists Monthly, 1978. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. 4to. 19 pp. The January 1978 issue of this scarce Arts periodical. This issue contains an interview with Ken Friedman plus an interview with Ivy Sky Rutzky and an article on modern dance by Denise Szykula.. Near fine copy. All issues of this magazine are now scarce.
Culver City: Re-Map, 2000. First edition. Paperback. Fine. Tall printed stapled wrappers. The seventh issue of Baron and Kemps small press poetry journal. This issue features work by Alice Notley and Doug Oliver, Laura Wright, Tosh Berman and others. 23 pp. Fine.
San Francisco: Renaissance, No Date. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Tall tabloid newspaper format. The scarce 8th issue of John Bryan's beat poetry magazine. This is the only issue we have seen in newspaper format. Not dated, but from circa 1971. Small cover tears. Paper a bit toned with age. A very good example. Scarce issue. Includes a four-page piece by Ginsberg entitled Hiway Poesy - LA - Albuquerque - Texas - Wichita.
San Francisco: Ari Publications, 1965. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Wide stapled 8vo. The second issue of Charles Plymell's small press poetry and art magazine. Featuring an impressive ineup of contributors including Berman, George Herms, Jose Cross, Ben Talbert, Lawrence Ferlinghetti and much more. Unpaginated. Illustrated with photos, and some color artwork. Covers are soiled. A good to very good copy overall. Quite scarce and important.
New York: Unmuzzled Ox, 1984. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. Folios. Four consecutive issues of Michael Andre's Unmuzzled Ox Magazine sold here together and actuall all bound together with plastic comb binding. Printed on inexpensive newsprint type paper and measuring 11 1/4 x 16 1/2" tall. These four issues all contain extensions of Cantos of Ezra Pound by a wide variety of poets and artists including Corso, Buckminster Fuller, John Cage, James Lee Byars, Allen Ginsberg, Ronert Creeley and others. Also these issues includes writings, photographs, interviews and more. with Charles Henri Ford, W. S. Burroughs, Ira Cohen, Pattis Smith and more. Other than toning to the paperstock which is normal for these issues, they are in fine condition. Plastic comb binding provided directly by the publisher. Uncommon thus.
New York: Trobar, 1961. First edition. Paperback. Good +. Scarce second issue of this poetry magazine edited by George Economou, Joan and Robert Kelly. About very good condition in small stapled wrappers. Robert Duncann, Leroi Jones, George Hitchcock and more. Light stains and wear to covers.
Tamworth, Ontario: Next Exit, 1980. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Small paper quarto. Scarce first issue of this Canadian literary journal edited by Jeanne Harrison. This issue is devoted primarily to works by fluxus poet Jackson Mac Low. Inexpensive newsprint format. Paper lightly toned as might be expected. 27 pp.
Tunbridge, VT: Center For The Study of Cultural Morphology & Mutation, 1970. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8 1/2 x 11" sheets stapled at top left corner. Both issues folded once (Presumably for mailing). Some toning to covers and general light wear. Issues 1 and 2 sold here together. Lacking the laid in broadsides. An unusual scholarly journal.
Staatsburg, NY: Head, 1965. First edition. Paperback. Good +. Tall, side-stapled wrappers. The fourth issue of Head, a poetry magazine edited by Erik Kiviat. This issue contains poems by Madeline Landau who also drew the cover illustration. A good to very good copy with some creasing to the last page. Printed on rectos only. This copy was mailed to fellow poet Jackson Mac Low with his NY address in ink on the rear cover. Most issues of Head have become scarce.
Toronto: Island Press, 1965. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Oblong illustrated stapled wrappers. The third issue of Victor Coleman's small press poetry journal. A very good example. 64 pp.
New York: Ecstatic Peace Poetry, 2010. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Tall, side-stapled wrappers. The 10th issue of Thurston Moore's popular small press poetry journal. Front cover photograph of Aaron Dilloway. Some staining along the top edge of the front cover, else a near fine example. Richard Hell, Bill Nace, Edmund Berrigan and more.