Dearborn: Big Table, Inc. 1959. Paperback. 152p., very good trade paperback literary journal in lightly-worn original red-white and blue wraps.
First issue of this quarterly which is the complete contents of the suppressed Winter 1959 Chicago Review. Contains Kerouac's "Old Angel Midnight" a multilingual prose-poem representing the babble of tongues through a window at midnight; he also came up with the title for the quarterly. Burroughs contributes ten episodes from his unpublished-in-progress novel "The Naked Lunch." Rideout Author Dahlberg contributes "The Further Sorrows of Priapus" and "The Garment of Ra." Corso adds 3 poems.