Fourth International Conference on Grey Literature in Washington, DC,
in October 1999 defined grey literature as follows: "That which is
produced on all levels of government, academics, business and industry
in print and electronic formats, but which is not controlled by
In general, grey literature publications
are non-conventional, fugitive, and sometimes ephemeral publications.
They may include: non-commercial translations, unauthorised copies of
works and unauthorised facsimiles of works.
Grey literature is
generally produced for the purpose of the dissemination of information;
it is extremely rare that such material commands a purchase price,
except when arriving at second hand dealers.
'Unofficial' translation of 'The Naked Chicken Project'
from German back to English. Translation is prefaced by a translation
of the biography of Edmund, given in 'Tor Zu Den Sternen'
Book Facsimilie; "They Shall Not Die"
to have been printed in 2000 somewhere near Luton. Although an official
print production this print-run is effectively classified as Grey
Literature since the publishers at the time appear to have been unaware
that the author was known and published without obtaining the
appropriate permissions . No other information is known, and no image