Barton: Something Else Press, 1972. Hardcover. ix, 239p., preface, text of poem, nice production with top-edge tint; first edition in brown cloth gilt-titled with glossy dust jacket. Margins of unclipped dj's rear flap are a little curled; a near-fine copy.
An epic [prose-]poem in 5 cantos written and published as pamphlets in the 1960s, partly inspired by the murder of the poet's brother in the Congo while on a mission of mercy.