New York: Ecco Press, 1979. First Edition. Notable issue of this long-running literary journal, containing "Burial," a 13-page excerpt from Cormac McCarthy's fourth novel, Suttree, written prior to publication. The issue also includes contributions by Paul Bowles ("Midnight Mass"), Italo Calvino ("Preface - Story"), and Carlos Fuentes ("These Were The Palaces"), et al. An uncommon and desirable issue for McCarthy completists. Item #4510
Octavo (22.75cm); illustrated card wrappers; ,7-114, plus pp ads; illus. Gentle sunning to spine, some trivial wear to extremities, and some faint foxing to upper edge of textblock; Near Fine.