TLALOC no. 15
Lancashire: Location Press, Nd. First edition. Side-stapled 4to in blue wrappers mimeographed in black, with pages mimeographed in black on white paper. Unpaginated (16 pp. including covers.) To which is added one smaller sheet mimeographed in black on pink paper on recto side.
Issue 15 of Cavan McCarthy’s experimental poetry journal, of which there were 22 published. This issue with concrete poetry and poetry contributions by bpNichol, Anselm Hollo, Veronica Forrest, A. D. Bleakley, Michael Beacham, John J. Sharkey, Edwin Morgan, and Ian Breakwell. Includes a typescript concrete poem on a pink sheet laid in by Cavan McCarthy, who also contributes with another concrete poem on the back cover. With additional notes and news from the press and the last five pages consisting of publications and magazines received for later review by the press, including works by Jorge Marten, Group H, Mira Schendel, d. a. levy, T. L. Kryss, Edward Lucie-Smith, Bob Cobbing, Kenelm Cox, Simon Cutts, bpNichol, Franz Mon, Jeff Nutall, Ambit, El Corno Emplumado, ICA Bulletin 165, Blew Ointment, Illuminations, Eight Pager, Form, Imago, Les Lettres, London Youth, Tarasque 5, and Werkstatt Aspekt among several others. Inside back cover features a short biography of each contributing artists. Outside back cover also includes a promotional section highlighting the first issue of the Small Press Review below McCarthy’s poem.
A very good example previously folded for mailing, but stored flat. With age toning, light foxing, three small stains at cover, one of which has penetrated the first five sheets, faint staple indentations, and bumps to corners. Item #939