Calais, VT: Z Press, 1978. First Edition. Wraps. 5" x 3" oblong, perfect bound in original wraps. INSCRIBED at colophon, "For Ann and Ken / With LOVE / Joe." Touches of wear to edges. Interior bright and clean. Near fine. Near fine. Item #17726
From an edition of 500, the first 50 of which are signed. This copy curiously numbered 51, with a warm inscription to Ann and Ken Mikolowski of The Alternative Press. For more than 30 years, the Alternative Press published unbound letterpress-printed mail art, including the work of Black Mountain, Beat and New York School poets, to which Brainard was a regular contributor.