New York: Redtape, 1982. First edition. 4to, offset printed in black and white with two color cover, saddle-stapled.
The debut issue of one of the most essential magazines to come out of the Downtown Writing scene, the "the manual to the darker side of the era." (Stosuy p. 458). This issue features contributions from Stacy Erra, Sebastian Lockwood, Bob Cook, Orion Isaac Feig, Jim Tobin, R. Brookins Cook, Lauren Weber, and A. Akeela. The colophon thanks Life Cafe and Emily XYZ, among others.
A touch of toning to extremities, else fine. Item #26099