Trappist, KY: Summer 1968. 4to,pp mimeograph in stiff wrappers, stapled. Sun-darkening toward edges, especially on rear wrapper; corners bumped, else about fine. Item #204593
Second issue (of four) of Merton's magazine, produced by him at the Abbey of Gethsemani in small numbers and distributed privately. This issue features contributions from Louis Zukofsky, Jack Kerouac, Wendell Berry, Hayden Carruth and others, as well as photographs by Ralph Eugene Meatyard. Laid in is an excellent typed letter signed "Tom Merton" to contributor Russell Edson, praising his work, thanking him for his submissions, and proposing a collective title for the four pieces he's including.