Laughing Bear nos. 1 and nos. 2/3
Woodinville, WA: Laughing Bear Press, 1976 / 1977. Two saddle-stapled 8vos in printed wrappers. Issue no. 1 unpaginated, no. 2/3 96 pp.
The first three issues of Person’s journal of poetry featuring articles, essays, and visual poetry by known and unknown contributors. No. 1 includes work by Duane Ackerson, Ian Tarman, Albert Drake, Peter Finch, Richard Kostelanetz among others. Nos. 2/3 (a double issue) includes work by Jane Augustine, Douglas Blazec, June Boe, Scott Helmes, Richard Kostelanetz, Roberta Metz, Errol Miller, and Tom Whalen among others.
Both issues very good with rubbing to covers, trace amounts of wear along extremities, and the usual heavy age toning to pages on account of the paper. Item #247