Radar: Die Zeitschrift zwischen Basel und New York. No. 1 (1982) through Nos. 5/6 (1988) (all published).
A complete run of 6 issues bound in 5 (160, 160, 131, 120, 156 pp.) of the transatlantic literary and artistic journal, with text in English and German, edited by Carl Laszlo, René Matti, Michael Barfuss, and Michael Heitmann, discussing topics such as art, photography, pop culture, and underground political movements, with written and artistic contributions from Allen Ginsberg, Carl Laszlo, Richard Avedon, Gerard Malanga, and William S. Burroughs, among others. Profusely illustrated throughout with images from photographs, together with five original photographs laid-in, one in each issue, by Robert Mapplethorpe, Manon, Gerard Malanga, Victor Bockris, and Eric H. Olson, depicting portraits of William S. Burroughs (two) and Taylor Mead, and one abstract image, photographs measure approximately 10 x 7". 4to. Original embossed silver wrpps., slight wear and rubbing to covers. Basel (Edition C.L.A.G. Basel) 1982-1988.
A fascinating and rare journal featuring some of the major figures of the postmodern intellectual and art movements of the 1950s, 60s, and 70s.
Book ID: 50481