M #1

San Francisco: M, [1962]. First edition. 4to, mimeographed from typescript and stab-stapled.

First issue of the little magazine published from Gino & Carlo's Bar, where, submissions could be dropped off. Only two were published. The magazine bears some similarities with Open Space and J, and share many of the same contributors - which here are George Stanley, Lewis Ellingham, Stan Persky, Gail Chugg, Bob Conner, Robin Blaser, Jim Alexander, Larry Fagin, Helen Adam, Ebbe Borregaard, John Allen Ryan, Jack Moore, Wm. McNeill, Jim Herndon, David Melville, and Dale Landers.

An elusive little magazine of the San Francisco Renaissance.

Covers a bit dusty, with a small 1/4" chip to lower tip of cover, else very good. Item #23709