Chicago: Big Table, Inc., 1960. First Edition. Item #5179
Octavo (20.5cm); pictorial card wrappers; ,11-125,pp; illus. Trivial wear and some light dust-soil to wrappers; contents clean; Near Fine. The elusive final issue of this Beat-era literary journal, compiled by Irving Rosenthal and Paul Carroll from suppressed material rejected by The Chicago Review. Contents include the editorial "Big Table vs. The Post Office," with contributions by Paul Bowles, Bill Berkson, Edward Dahlberg, Frank O'Hara, Kenneth Koch, John Rechy, Pablo Neruda, John Updike, John Ashbery, David Meltzer, and others. Clay & Phillips, p.265; Miller C635.