The Totality For Kids. Raoul VANEIGEM.


The Totality For Kids.

Notting Hill, London: Christopher Gray, no date (July 1966). Blue wrps., stapled. 32pp. Printed by Equity Printers (Terry Chandler). Translated by Christopher Gray and Philippe Vissac. The first English edition of 'Banalitiés de Base' (a text which had originally appeared in Internationale Situationniste #7 and #8, 1962-63), not authorised by Vaneigem or by Guy Debord. Charles Radcliffe's copy, with his ink ownership name to title page. This copy has Christopher Gray's name and address squiggled over in blue ink and the English Situationist group's stamp added below. Gray and Radcliffe first met at a London anarchist meeting at the Lamb & Flag in Covent Garden in June 1966 and subsequently collaborated on Radcliffe's magazine, Heatwave. Rubbed patch to upper wrapper, o/w Very Good.