New York: Mouth of the Dragon Press, 1974. 8vo (5 ½ x 8 ½ in.) staplebound. 44 pp. Very Good condition, minor crease on front side of cover and slight wear around top right corner of cover. Item #4238
Queer poetry journal founded in 1974 by its editor, Andrew Bifrost which ran 12 issues (11 & 12 Double Issue) until 1977. First three issues are staplebound until fourth issue became bound in wraps. This simple folded booklet published the work of important poets including Frank O’Hara, Ian Young and Perry Brass. This copy is signed by Andrew Bifrost to Julian Beck, founder of The Living Theatre, thanking him for permission to quote “Life of the Theatre” for the Mouth of the Dragon’s following issue.