Kyoto, Boston, Orono: Origin / Cid Corman, 53 issues. Softcovers, each individually bound in the original wraps. 1961-1985. Includes: Second Series, 1, 3-5, 7-14 // Third Series, 1-7, 11-14, 16-20 // Fourth Series, complete in 20 issues // Fifth Series 1-5. Very Good to Fine. The Fourth and Fifth series are tight, clean and unmarked. The issues from series Two and Three with mild shelfwear, but no major flaws. Issue 4 from the Second Series is the only one that would rate below Very Good. All wraps securely attached. No markings to the interior. The Fourth Series of this lot is from the collection of noted poetry editor Seamus Cooney. Includes 16 original mailing envelopes addressed to Cooney, and 7 of these have ink notes on the rear of the envelope which appear to be from Corman. A staggered, well preserved and lengthy run of this influential magazine. Also includes Origin Memo 1, The World as University The University as Studio' authored by Corman. Contributors include: Basho, Louis Zukofsky, Theodore Enslin, Gary Snyder, Philip Whalen, Carol Berge, Robert Duncan, Frank Samperi, William Bronk, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Lorine Niedecker, Cesare Pavese, Eugenio Montale, Denise Levertov, Robert Creeley, Saint-John Perse, Rene Char, Francis Ponge, Pablo Picasso, Clayton Eshleman, Cesar Vallejo, William Carlos Williams, Kusano Shimpei, Charles Olson, Carl Rakosi, Jackson MacLow, Armand Schwerner, George Oppen. Near Fine.