for CHRISTOPHER JAMES
by bpNichol. Toronto, Ganglia Press, august 1979. 2oo copies issued as grOnk 8:2 in 2 variants:
a) 1st state, unbound;
b) 2nd state, as describedd, of which 26 copies were released as part of GRoNK Mayday Mailout (see www.flickr.com/photos/48593922@N04/6885196121/).
8-1/2 x 5-1/2, single sheet white bond folded at top & stapled twice into blue bond wrappers, all except inside covers printed black offset.
i) for CHRISTOPHER JAMES (poem, pp.1>4)
ii) "grOnk 8:2 (prose colophon, rear cover)
the colophon identifies this poem as from the martyrology book 5 chain o, a chain that was later turfed. it shows up extremely revised as part of chain 1