New York: Grossman Publishers, 1975. Ilona Sochynsky (jacket design). First Edition (presumed), First Printing. Hardcover. Used - Very Good. Quarter cloth boards with orange lettering to spine. Some discoloration to endpapers. Prior owner's name on front endpaper. Inscription to rear fly leaf. Edges foxed. Text block clean and unmarked. Binding tight and square. Appendices. 15 x 23 x 4.5 cm. 521 pp. / Good. Some scuffing and wear. A tear to top edge of back cover has been repaired. Brodart protective cover applied. Item #12667
Origin was an American poetry magazine that was founded in 1951 by Cid Corman.The magazine provided an early platform for the work of Charles Olson, Robert Creeley, Gary Snyder, Theodore Enslin and other important, ground-breaking poets, who collectively created an alternative to academic poetry.