an anthology of concrete poetry

Williams, Emmett (ed.)


Stuttgart / New York, Villefranche, Frankfurt: Edition Hansjörg Mayer / Something Else Press, Inc., 1967. First edition. Hardcover, laminated silver boards over black cloth spine. 342 pp., 9.25 x 6 inches.

Very Good with minor rubbing and wear to boards, age toning throughout.

Less common silver cover edition published simultaneously by Edition Hansjörg Mayer and Something Else Press. This essential anthology on the international movement of Concrete poetry features over seventy artists from across the world including Max Bense, Edgard Braga, Claus Bremer, Henri Chopin, Augusto and Haroldo De Campos, Paul De Vree, Reinhard Döhl, Öyvind Fahlström, John Furnival, Eugen Gomringer, Åke Hodell, Dom Sylvester Houédard, Bengt Emil Johnson, Ferdinand Kriwet, Franz Mon, Carl Fredrik Reuterswärd, Dieter Rot, Mary Ellen Solt, Adriano Spatola, Daniel Spoerri, Pedro Xisto, Emmett Williams and Hansjörg Mayer. Includes a short biography of each contributor.