BIG TABLE - NO.2 (SUMMER, 1959). Paul Carroll, Paul Bowles, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, William S. Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, contributors.


Chicago: Big Table, Inc., 1959. First Edition. Item #5366

Octavo (20cm); pictorial card wrappers; [6],7-122,[2]pp; illus. Light wear, subtle tanning to text edges, with some faint, shallow tidemarks to lower margins of the illustrated plates; Very Good. Second issue of this Beat-era literary journal, compiled by Irving Rosenthal and Paul Carroll from suppressed material rejected by The Chicago Review. Contents include Paul Bowles's "Burroughs in Tangier," "Kaddish" by Allen Ginsberg, "In Quest of Yage" by William S. Burroughs, and contributions by Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Andre Breton, Antonin Artaud, Edward Dahlberg, Leon Golub, Paul Blackburn, and others. Clay & Phillips, p.265; Miller C632.

Price: $35.00