Leeds: Location Press, 1965. First edition. Side-stapled 4to in white wrappers mimeographed in black, with pages mimeographed in black on white paper. Unpaginated (16 pp. including covers.)
Issue no. 10 of Cavan McCarthy’s experimental poetry journal, of which there were 22 published. This issue labeled as a ‘Special Canadian Issue,’ with typescript concrete poetry and poems by George Bowering, Gerry Gilbert, bpNichol, Robin Page, Bill Bissett, and Lionel Kerns. Includes an article titled ‘New Canadian Poets, 1960–65’ by George Bowering and a three-page review by Dom Sylvester Houédard of the seminal ICA exhibition ‘between poetry & painting’ curated by Jasia Reichardt. Last two pages include news and notes from the press, a list of publications received, including Poor. Old. Tired. Horse. (P.O.T.H.), Ganglia, Ambit, Action Poetique, Poesia Vivante, and the boxed set of Futura 1 & 2 broadsides published by Hansjörg Mayer among others. Also includes short biographies of each contributing artist. Front cover with a concrete poem by Robin Page, and back cover with typescript poem by Lionel Kerns.
A very good or better example with age toning, light foxing, faint staple indentations, and bumps to corners. Item #944
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