Locus Solus

ASHBERY, John; KOCH, Kenneth; and SCHUYLER, James, editors

Publication Date: 1961
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A run of this important avant-garde little magazine, co-edited by three of the major figures of the New York School, comprising the first four issues (the third volume is a double-issue), virtually as new. No creasing, no dog ears. Volume I: Winter 1961. Edited by James Schuyler. Includes ten poems by Frank O'Hara, nine sonnets by Edwin Denby, seven poems by Barbara Guest, six poems by John Ashbery, etc. This has the first state of the wrapper, untrimmed. Volume II: Summer 1961. Edited by Kenneth Koch. Special issue of Collaborations. Includes a long section from A Nest of Ninnies (Ashbery and Schuyler), work by Ceravolo, etc. Volumes III-IV: Winter 1962. Double Issue. Edited by John Ashbery. "New Poetry." Includes work by Berkson, Ceravolo, Elmslie, Merrill, O'Hara, LeRoi Jones, etc. Locus Solus is a landmark anthology of important innovative writing of the time and a defining statement of the first generation of the NY School. Fine. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Locus Solus
Publication Date: 1961
Binding: Wrappers
Edition: First.

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Ashbery, John; Koch, Kenneth; Mathews, Harry; and, Schuyler, James (editors)
Published by Atar S. A., Geneva (1962)
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Book Description Atar S. A., Geneva, 1962. PB. Book Condition: good, wraps (softcover). 184pp. Bookseller Inventory # 066432

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Ashbery, John, Kenneth Koch, Harry Mathews, and James Schuyler (editors), Frank O'Hara, Edwin Denby, Barbara Guest, Rudolph Burckhardt, Fairfield Porter, Robin Blaser, et al.
Published by Lans-en-Vercors, France: Locus Solus (1961)
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Book Description Lans-en-Vercors, France: Locus Solus, 1961. Soft cover. Book Condition: Good. 1st edition. Good+. 12mo, 168pp, lap-edge wrappers. The first issue of one of the most impressive and influential English-language literary periodicals of the 1960s. Includes John Ashbery, Rudy Burckhardt, Edwin Denby, Barbara Guest, Kenneth Koch, Harry Mathews, Frank O'Hara, Fairfield Porter, James Schuyler, et al. General wear and toning to wrappers; telephone number written long ago on inside back cover (no other markings). Not Signed. Bookseller Inventory # M0825

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Ashbery, John, Kenneth Koch, Harry Mathews, and James Schuyler (editors), Michael Benedikt, LeRoi Jones, Bill Berkson, Larry Rivers, Diane Di Prima, Frank O'Hara, James Merrill, Joseph Ceravolo, Kenward Elmslie, Gerard Malanga, Anselm Hollo, et al.
Published by Lans-en-Vercors, France: Locus Solus (1961)
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Book Description Lans-en-Vercors, France: Locus Solus, 1961. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st edition. 12mo, 296pp, printed wrappers. The hefty combined third and fourth number of this essential 1960s literary magazine, published by Harry Mathews. This is the famous New Poetry double number, edited by John Ashbery. Uncirculated VG+ copy, light storage wear. Not Signed. Bookseller Inventory # M0533

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Ashbery, John, Kenneth Koch, Harry Mathews, and James Schuyler (editors), Michael Benedikt, Bill Berkson, Andre Breton, William S. Burroughs, Gregory Corso, Kenward Elmslie, Kenneth Koch, Frank O'Hara, Benjamin Peret, Yves Tanguy, et al.
Published by Lans-en-Vercors, France: Locus Solus (1961)
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Book Description Lans-en-Vercors, France: Locus Solus, 1961. Soft cover. Book Condition: Fine. 1st edition. Near Fine. 12mo, 208pp, sewn wrappers (printed in Switzerland). The second number of one of the most impressive and influential English-language literary periodicals of the 1960s, published by wealthy amateur Harry Mathews. Tight uncirculated copy, minor storage wear and corner bump. Not Signed. Bookseller Inventory # M0984

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Ashbery, John. Frank O'Hara, William Burroughs, Gregory Corso, and other contributors. Ashbery, Kenneth Koch, Harry Mathews, and James Schuyler, editors
Published by Lans-en-Vercors, France (1961)
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Book Description Lans-en-Vercors, France, 1961. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. Near fine in original wrappers with slight wear. Bookseller Inventory # b25636

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Ashbery, John, Kenneth Koch, Harry Mathews, and James Schuyler (editors)
Published by Locus Solus Press 1961-1962, Lans-en-Vercors and Geneva (1961)
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Book Description Locus Solus Press 1961-1962, Lans-en-Vercors and Geneva, 1961. First Editions. Four issues bound in three octavo volumes (ca.17.5-18cm); printed wrappers; 167, [1]; 205, [3]; 294, [2]pp. Second (trimmed) state of issue I, measuring 6 7/8" x 5 1/6" (per Kermani, p.98). Barest hint of sunning to spine on issue I; some pinpoint wear to extremities, else a bright, Fine and unread set. First four issues of this poetry journal called "the overseas wing of the New York School.The magazine was definitely "no nonsense" from the beginning, presenting no manifestoes or editorial statements, just high-quality literature - simply and elegantly presented with care and respect" (Clay & Phillips, p.169). In addition to the editors, contributors included Frank O'Hara, Barbara Guest, André Breton, William S. Burroughs, Joseph Ceravolo, Gregory Corso, Gerard Malangao, Diane Di Prima, LeRoi Jones, and others. Kermani D3; Maynard & Miles C26-27. Bookseller Inventory # 2424

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ASHBERY, John, Kenneth Koch, Harry Mathews and James Schuyler (editors)
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Book Description Locus Solus Press, Lans-en-Vercors and Geneva, 1961. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 8vo., 167,[1]; 205,[3]; 294,[2]; 184pp., 5 issuess bound in four volumes as issued. A complete set of this landmark "little" magazine published from 1961-1962. There was a "luxe" larger size issue of #1 done in an edition of 100 copies and a limited verio of 50 copies of #2. Present here are the more common ordinary copies. Issue one is present in the second issue or untrimmed state.In addition to the editors, contributors included Frank O'Hara, Barbara Guest, André Breton, William S. Burroughs, Joseph Ceravolo, Gregory Corso, Gerard Malanga, Diane Di Prima, LeRoi Jones, and almost everone else, Number 5 was issued in an edition of only 500 copies. KERMANI D3; MAYNARD & MILES C26-27. Issue 1 shows short bump to bottom edge of spine, two small spots to cover, trifle sunning at spine, Issue 2 and Issue 5 are fine copies. Issue III-IV has trace of sunning to spine, else fine. A very good set overall of one of the great classics. Bookseller Inventory # 029759

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ASHBERY, John, Kenneth Koch, Harry Mathews and James Schuyler (editors)
Published by Locus Solus Press 1961-1962, Lans-en-Vercors and Geneva (1961)
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Book Description Locus Solus Press 1961-1962, Lans-en-Vercors and Geneva, 1961. First Editions. Complete run of this poetry journal called "the overseas wing of the New York School.The magazine was definitely "no nonsense" from the beginning, presenting no manifestoes or editorial statements, just high-quality literature - simply and elegantly presented with care and respect" (Clay & Phillips, p.169). In addition to the editors, contributors included Frank O'Hara, Barbara Guest, André Breton, William S. Burroughs, Joseph Ceravolo, Gregory Corso, Gerard Malanga, Diane Di Prima, LeRoi Jones, and others. A difficult set to complete, since the elusive issue 5 was printed in a small run of 500 copies. KERMANI D3; MAYNARD & MILES C26-27. Five issues bound in four octavo volumes (ca.17.5-18cm); printed wrappers; 167,[1]; 205,[3]; 294,[2]; 184pp. Second (trimmed) state of issue 1, measuring 6 7/8" x 5 1/16" (per Kermani, p.98); issue 1 showing mild toning to extremities, some light external wear, and a short tear to upper front joint; Very Good+. Two faint indentations to edges on issue 2; remaining issues Near Fine. Bookseller Inventory # 33216

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