Kent Taylor: Books and Broadsides

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Section A:
Books and Broadsides

1. SELECTED POEMS
First edition:
Cleveland: Renegade Press, 1963
Saddle-stapled in printed and illustrated wrappers, 5.5” x 8.5”, 20 pages, letterpress printed by d.a. levy. Cover art by d.a. levy.
(T&H P-14)

2. ALEATORY LETTERS
First edition:
Cleveland: Renegade Press, November 1964
Side-stapled sheets bound in to printed and illustrated wrappers, 14 pages, 57 numbered copies, letterpress printed by d.a. levy and Kent Taylor. Linoleum block prints by Kent Taylor.
(T&H P-39)
[not in archive]

3. FORTUITONS MOTHERFUCER (with d.a. levy)
a. First edition:
Cleveland: Renegade Press, 1965
Side-stapled in printed wrappers with newspaper insert, 5.75″ x 8.5″, 10 pages, 75 copies, letterpress printed by d.a. levy. Note: cover variants exist in two different sizes and two different colored cover stocks.
(T&H P-63)

levy_fortuitonsb. Facsimile edition:
Toronto: Letters Bookshop, 1995
Saddle-stapled in printed wrappers, 5.5″ x 8.5″, 10 pages, 30 numbered copies, photocopy. 



4. POLLUTED LAKE SERIES, No. 4: “MIST…”
polluted04First edition:
Cleveland: Renegade Press, 1965
Side-stapled in printed wrappers, 5.5″ x 4.5″, 12 pages, letterpress printed by d.a. levy.
(T&H P-46)

5. OHIO CITY SERIES, No. 2: “OVER…”
First edition:
Cleveland: 7 Flowers Press, 1965
Side-stapled sheets bound in to printed wrappers, 5.5″ x 3.5″, 14 pages, letterpress and mimeograph printed by d.a. levy.
(T&H P-65)

6. LATE STATIONS
First edition:
Cleveland: 7 Flowers Press, 1966
Side-stapled sheets bound in to illustrated wrappers, 5.5″ x 8.5″, 21 pages, 200 copies, letterpress and mimeograph printed by d.a. levy. Cover linoleum block print by Carl Woideck, introduction by d.a. levy.
(T&H P-76)

7. SHITSHEET
First edition:
(Niagara Falls): (d.r. wagner), 1966
Broadside.
“JANUARY 19, 1966”, “FEBRUARY 10, 1966”
[not in archive]

8. TORN BIRDS
First edition:
San Francisco: Black Rabbit Press, May 1969
Side-stapled sheets bound in to silk-screened wrappers, 8.5″ x 11″, 48 pages, 500 copies, mimeograph printed. Cover art and introduction by T.L. Kryss, blurb by d.a. levy.

9. CLEVELAND DREAMS
First edition:
Cardiff, Wales: Second Aeon Publications, 1971
Saddle-stapled in printed and illustrated wrappers, 5″ x 8.25″, 16 pages, 500 copies, offset printed. Cover art by Rebecca Morales.


10. SHIT OUTSIDE WHEN EATING BERRIES
First edition:
Cleveland: Black Rabbit Press, August 1971
Side-stapled sheets in silkscreen cover, 8.5″ x 11″, 32 pages, 268 copies, mimeograph printed.



11. EMPTY GROUND
First edition:
Cleveland: Black Rabbit Press, Winter 1976
Side-stapled sheets bound in to silkscreen wrappers, 6.75″ x 8.75″, 28 pages, 133 copies, mimeograph printed. Cover art by Carolyn Kryss.

12. DRIVING LIKE THE SUN
First edition:
Ellensburg: Vagabond Press, 1976
Saddle-stapled in printed and illustrated wrappers, 5.5″ x 8.5″, 36 pages, offset printed. Cover design by Cindy Bennett. Published as Vagabond Chapbook 6.

13. LATE SHOW AT THE STARLIGHT LAUNDRY
First edition:
Cleveland: Black Rabbit Press, August 1989
Side-stapled sheets bound in to silk-screened wrappers, 6.5″ x 9.5″, 40 pages, xerography printed. Cover art by T.L. Kryss. Illustrations by Carolyn Kryss.

14. RABBITS HAVE FLED
First edition:
Cleveland: Black Rabbit Press, January 1991
Side-stapled sheets in silkscreen wrappers, 5″ x 6.5″, 24 pages, xerography printed. Cover art by Carolyn Kryss. Photograph by John Bennett.


15. NIGHT PHYSICS
First edition:
Vancouver, WA: Kirpan Press, 2002
Stapled sheets with printed cover, 75 numbered and signed copies.

16. SOMETHING ABOUT FLOWERS
First edition:
Buffalo: University of Buffalo, December 2002
Folded broadside, 5.5″ x 8.5″, 2000 copies, offset printed. Illustrated by d.a. levy. Printed as part of the University of Buffalo Holiday Broadside series: fourth series, number four.

17. ADMISSIBLE EVIDENCE (RANDOM SIGHTINGS)(with d.a.levy)
First edition:
Vancouver, WA: Kirpan Press, 2003
Stapled sheets, 100 numbered copies, includes audio CD of Taylor and levy reading.

18. NOT QUITE JANINE
First edition:
Berkeley: Jeff Maser Bookseller, 2003
Broadside, 126 copies, printed by Ann Rosener at Occasional Works in Menlo Park as part of the 911 Camelia Street broadside series.

19. JAMES R. LOWELL MEMORIAL CARD
First edition:
Cleveland: Feb., 2004
“SIGNALING JIM”

20. CHASING HELEN
First edition:
Kent: Costmary Press, April 2004
Broadside, 5″ x 8.5″,40 numbered copies, letterpress printed.



21. REMAINS TO BE SEEN
First edition:
Pasadena,CA: verdant press, 2004
Broadside, printed in an edition of 126 copies (100 numbered and 26 lettered and signed), printed for Jeff Maser on the occasion of the 2004 San Francisco Antiquarian Book Fair printed in two colors. verdant press broadside number seven.

22. REFUSING THE LEDGE
First edition:
Charlestown: Black Rabbit Press, May 2004
Saddle-stapled in illustrated wrappers, 5.5″ x 8.5″, 32 pages, 75 copies. Dedication: “for Jim”.



23. DAYS OF ENDLESS NIGHTS
First edition:
Vancouver, WA:Kirpan Press, 2005
Stapled sheets glued into printed wrappers, 60 numbered copies. Eleven poems, cover image by Alan Horvath, author photo by Cindy Marx. Includes a bibliography of author’s books.

24. LOOKING FOR D.A LEVY(RANDOM SIGHTINGS) – THE D.A.LEVY BIBLIOGRAPHY – VOLUME 1 [1963-1966], with Alan Horvath
First edition:
Vancouver, WA: Kirpan press, 2006
Comb bound, laser printed. 70 copies.

25. CONNECTING THE DOTS
First edition:
Dover: Bottle of Smoke Press, 2006
Broadside. Designed and printed by Bill Roberts for the friends of Bottle of Smoke Press and published on the occasion of levyfest in Cleveland, Ohio on October 28 & 29, 2006.

26. LOOKING FOR D.A LEVY(RANDOM SIGHTINGS) – THE D.A.LEVY BIBLIOGRAPHY – VOLUME 2 [1967-1968], with Alan Horvath
First edition:
Vancouver, WA: Kirpan Press, 2006
Comb bound, laser printed. 75 copies. Cover silkscreen by Tom Kryss.

27. BEDTIME STORY
First edition:
Vancouver, WA: Kirpan Press, 2008
Card-broadside. 80 copies, 15 signed and numbered.

28. ODE TO LIFE
First edition:
Vancouver & Cleveland: Kirpan Press & Black Rabbit Press, 2008 Broadside. Published as card #12 from “STORIES FROM THE FLATS” broadside series. Cover by Tom Kryss, envelope by Alan Horvath.

29. BLACK SOOT IN WHITE SNOW
First edition:
Vancouver, WA: Kirpan Press, 2009
Comb bound, photographs and afterword by Taylor. 70 numbered copies, 15 signed.

30. PALIMPSEST
First edition:
Vancouver: Kirpan Press, 2009
Broadside, 80 copies. Illustrated with a collage by Taylor titled “Girl in Black Stockings”. Published as #39 in “Stories From The Flats Broadside Series 2”.

31. NIGHT PHYSICS
First edition:
Caracas, Venezuela: 48th Street Press, June 2014
Broadside, 20 signed numbered copies. Published by Christopher Byck.

32. WAITING FOR WELDON
First edition:
Caracas, Venezuela: 48th Street Press, June 2014
Broadside, 20 signed numbered copies. Published by Christopher Byck.

33. SOLID FLESH FOR FOOD #2
First edition:
Leicester: Solid Flesh For Food Press, 2016
Published under an imprint of Concrete Meat Press. 26 numbered copies, one author’s copy, and some unnumbered copies.