Antwerp, Paul de Vree, 1966-1968. De Tafelronde was a long-running periodical (1955-1982) focused on experimental and concrete poetry founded and edited by Belgian artist Paul de Vree. The editorial team consisted of Henri Chopin, Freddy de Vree, Frans van der Linden et al. Regular contributors were Ian Hamilton Finlay, Arigo Lora-Totino, Timm Ulrichs, Hans Clavin, Herman de Vries, Alain Arias Misson, Mary Ellen Solt, Herman Damen. Offered in this lot are 8 issues, all 23 x 16 cm, containing a variable number of pages.
Text mostly in Dutch, some French, with concrete poems in various languages. Copies show moderate age wear on covers, interiors are fine. Included are: (1) X- 3. 1965, Essentialisme 2. (2) XI-1. January 1966, Dada's Berliniale. (3) XI- 2/3. July 1966. Konkreet Kinetiek Fonetiek. (4) XI-4. 1966, Hommage a Raoul Hausmann. (5) XII-1/2. April 1967 Konkrete poëzie crirythme film audiopoëzie provo. (6) XII-3. August 1967. Omnibus. With original sending envelope. (7) XII- 4. December 1967. Discojoie. Plus original sending envelope. (8) XIII 1-2. April 1968. Hommage a Man Ray. (9) 4 notes sent by Paul de Vree regarding orders of the magazine. (total 12)