Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press, 1970. First Edition. Collection of ten poems from Malanga's then-work-in-progress The Notebooks. The poems are dedicated to Leonard Cohen, Robert Creeley, Charles Henri Ford, Piero Heliczer, Elsa Morante, Charles Olson, Delmore Schwartz, Parker Tyler, Cesar Vallejo, and Anne Waldman. Morrow & Cooney 95b. Item #3399
Limited Issue, one of 200 numbered copies signed by the author, this being copy no.86. Octavo (24.75cm); photo-illustrated paper-covered boards and patterned cloth backstrip, with title label applied to spine; publisher's original acetate dustjacket; 71,pp. Some trivial wear and faint foxing along upper and lower board edges, else Near Fine and clean throughout. Dustjacket is shelfworn and a bit cloudy, with two short tears at crown; Very Good+.