ARLINGTON-UNE - [COX (Kenelm), FURNIVAL (John), HOUÉDARD (Dom Sylvester) & VEREY (Charles)]
[COX (Kenelm), FURNIVAL (John), HOUÉDARD (Dom Sylvester) & VEREY (Charles)]. ARLINGTON-UNE.
First edition. Square 8vo., unpaginated [84pp.], folding plate, profusely illustrated in the original paper wrapper, the sheets loosely bound with green string through punchholes, (other copies found online have a red plastic clasp binding), with a printed invitation card 100 x 124 mm with notes on verso. N.p, [Bibury, Gloucestershire], n.p., [South Street Publications], n.d., circa July 1966.
Handwritten notes in ink on the back cover; two small rust spots on first leaf and inside front cover, wrapper lightly rubbed.
Rare, all other copies that we have seen in commerce are bound with a clip or comb.
Catalogue for and invitation card to an exhibition of concrete, Intermedia and related work held at Arlington Mill between 23-24 July 1966, and organised by Cox, Furnival, Houédard and Verey. The participants, some of whom contribute to the catalogue, included Ernst Jandl; Edgard Braga; Haroldo de Campos; bpNichol; Ladislav Novák; Jiří Valoch; Bob Cobbing; Barry Flanagan; John Furnival; Michael Horovitz; Henri Chopin; Paul Gette; Bernard Heidsieck; Ben Vautier; Raoul Hausmann; Julien Blaine; Jean-François Bory; Franz Mon; Timm Ulrichs; herman de vries; Diter Rot; Carlo Belloli; Edwin Morgan; Ian Hamilton Finlay; Henry Flynt/George Maciunas; Aram Saroyan; Robert Watts; and others. Houédard contributed an introduction,
and the plate is a poem by Jandl.