Stuttgart: Edition Rot, 1967. First edition. Square 8vo in printed wraps with a strip cloth spine and French fold signatures printed in black and white. Unpaginated (24 pp.) Text in German. Trace amounts of rubbing to covers and darkening along strip cloth spine on account of the glue, else near fine.
Issue no. 32 in the Rot series, edited by Max Bense and Elisabeth Walther, largely devoted to concrete poetry and the exploration of language and letterforms. This issue featuring a series of numbered texts by Rot attributed to Rudolph Rieser and Hansjörg Mayer. Printed by the inimitable Hansjörg Mayer.
Each issue features the same German quote by Ernst Bloch on the back cover which translates into ‘There are also red secrets in the world, actually, only red.’. Item #617