'One of the First Radical Ecology Journals'

Journal for the Protection of All Beings. A Visionary and Revolutionary Review. No. 1.

San Francisco: City Lights Books, 1961.

Price: $150.00

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First edition. Illustrated; 120 pp. Tall 8vo. 'One of the First Radical Ecology Journals'. Printed paper wrappers, near fine.

Item #366116

The first issue of this infrequent journal, which had four episodes over seventeen years. 'One of the First Radical Ecology Journals' – (“A Secret Location on the Lower East Side," NYPL exhibition)

This issue contained further work from Thomas Merton, Bertrand Russell, Gary Snyder, Kay Johnson, Antonin Artaud, Gregory Corso, William Burroughs, Albert Camus, James Mitchell, Allen Ginsberg, Robert Duncan, and Norman Mailer, and reprints Shelley’s “Declaration of Rights” and the famous statement by Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce Indians.