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Screaming with Joy: the Life of Allen Ginsberg

By: Caveney, Graham

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Publishing Plc: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16185

ISBN: 0747539782

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Book is as new and unread. Jacket would be Fine except for a small ding on rear corner at spine. This is a biography of Allen Ginsberg with many, many photographs. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 216 pages View more info

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Beat Poets

By: Ciuraru, Carmela (ed.)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf/Everyman: 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15084

ISBN: 0375413324

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Book and jacket are both about pristine. This fine collection of Beat Generation poetry is signed on the ffep by Harold Norse, Gary Snyder, David Meltzer, Joanna McClure, and, by his listing in the Table of Contents, Lawrence Ferlinghetti. Autographs of some of the most important Beat Poets. We also have an Uncorrected Proof of this volume. (Please see our #15085.) ; Everyman's Library Pocket Poets; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 250 pages; Signed by Collection of Signatures View more info

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Beat Poets (Uncorrected Proof)

By: Ciuraru, Carmela (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf/Everyman: 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15085

ISBN: 0375413324

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


This is an Uncorrected Proof of the Everyman Press book, Beat Poets. Each page is printed only on the recto, with usually two pages of text sheet. This proof is bound in clear acetate wrappers with a black cloth spine. The book itself was published in 2002. We have a copy of the first edition of the book signed by five of the poest. (See our #15084) ; Everyman's Library Pocket Poets; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 235 pages; Signed by Collection of Signatures View more info

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Blake

By: Clarke, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canton, The Institute of Further Studies: 1973

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13265

Condition: Near Fine


Stapled black wraps with white titles and design. Yapp edges with some, typical wear including a small impression tear on bottom edge; otherwise, near fine. ; A Curriculum of the Soul, 7; Cover Art; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Unpaginated pages; John Clarke was an avant garde poet and editor of this series, A Curriculum of the Soul. He was also a noted scholar on William Blake andwrote this poetic drama about Blake. View more info

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Letter to David Meltzer of City Lights Books, Typed on Kenneth Patchen Card with Poem and Drawing by Patchen

By: Climenhaga, Zoe

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Palo Alto, Patchen Cards: 1962

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8853

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Light wear from handling. Periods typed on the folded card have left small indented dots on both front and back of the card. Joel and Zoe Climenhaga, according to Miriam Patchen "Knew Kenneth Patchen's work better than anyone". In 1961 they originated TRANSIENT PRESS, when they published the first issue of Seed, a poetry magazine, under its imprint. Zoe Clinenhaga was its Co-Editor. During the greater part of the 1960's, other magazines (Jacaranda, Ferment, Ranan... View more info

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The Book of Genesis

By: Crumb, R.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 2009

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 7851

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Brand new copy. ; Cartoons; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Pristine copy of stated First Edition of The Story of Genesis illustrated by R. Crumb. View more info

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Soheyl Dahi: Photographs

By: Dahi, Soheyl

Price: $650.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Sore Dove Press: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition, Limited; #11 of 30

Seller ID: 16073

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


5 loose introductory sheets (with black paper magnetic wraparound band) + 12 black and white photographs of poets and artists, most from the Bay Area: photographs are 8X10. 26x20 cm (8x10"). All housed in a black leatherette drop-back box, lettered in silver. No. 11 of 30 copies. Photographs and box are all fine. Born in Iran, Soheyl Dahi is a professor, artist and poet, and also the founder of Sore Dove Press in San Francisco. He took the photographs in this limited ed... View more info

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Novalis' "Subjects"

By: Dalke, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canton, The Institute of Further Studies: 1973

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13275

Condition: Very Good+


Stapled olive-green wraps with black titles and illustration. Yapp edges have light age-toning and very light wear along spine. ; A Curriculum of the Soul, 11; Cover ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Unpaginated pages; Robert Dalke was a poet and writer. View more info

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Point Omega

By: De Lillo, Don

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 2010

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8306

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Book and jacket are New. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 117 pages; Recent novel by National Book Award winner. View more info

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Mao II

By: Delillo, Don

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York City, Viking: 1991

Edition: Uncorrected Proof

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7654

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Near fine copy with slight wear to corners of wraps. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 239 pages; Uncorrected proof in illustrated wraps, signed in blue ink by DeLillo on the title page. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Hotel Albert

By: Di Prima, Diane

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York City, Poets Press: 1968

Edition: 1st Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7739

Condition: Near Fine


Very light shelf wear. ; Line drawings; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; Stapled wraps. Copy #77 of 150 copies signed by di Prima in red ink on last page. In red card covers, the booklet was reproduced from her handwritten text. Beautiful copy. Not paginated. ; Signed by Author View more info

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The New Handbook of Heaven

By: Di Prima, Diane

Price: $45.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Auerhahn Press: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition, Limited; First Printing

Seller ID: 7742

Condition: Near Fine


Light wear and aging around edges. Square with uncreased spine, appears never to have been read. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Limited edition (1030) of early book of poems by Beat/Hippy writer, di Prima. Unpaginated. View more info

Autographed Photo Signed by Diane di Prima, Poet

By: Di Prima, Diane

Price: $25.00

Publisher: California, Diane di Prima: c. 2015

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15357

Condition: Fine


This signed publicity photo, signed by poet Diane di Prima appears to be pristine. Diane di Prima's career extends back to the Beat era and she continues to be a respected and important voice today, We purchased the photo from a bookseller who had a copy of the photo made and then had DiPrima sign it.; B&W Photograph; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Oh, hippie days! Carnets americains 1966-1969

By: Dister, Alain

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Artheme Fayard: 2001

Edition: First Paperback Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16156

Condition: Near Fine


Book has only very light shelf wear. Appears unread. This book was published in France and is written in French. It deals with the Beat Generation and hippie culture in the United States. Dister has signed on the half-title page with his initial "A" preceded by the inscription, "and the beat goes on --- yours, truly." ; B&W Maps; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 348 pages View more info

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A Coney Island of the Mind

By: Ferlinghetti, Lawrence

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Francisco, A New Directions Book: 1970

Edition: Thirty-Second Printing

Seller ID: 11559

Condition: Very Good+


Pictorial wraps with very light wear except for small diagonal crease on upper right corner. Spine is neither creased nor cracked. Binding is square and secure. Very attractive later printing -- I'm guessing at the date. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 93 pages; Ferlighetti's most famous volume of poetry. View more info

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Love in the Days of Rage

By: Ferlinghetti, Lawrence

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1988

Edition: First English Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15087

ISBN: 037031266X

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Both book and jacket have only very light wear and almost non-existant aging. This copy is signed on the title page with the author's typical "Ferlinghetti." This is a novel about a love affair during the student uprisings in Paris in 1968. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 116 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Her

By: Ferlinghetti, Lawrence

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Norfolk, New Directions: 1960

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15088

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Book has some light, general wear and aging with a couple of very small, light and unobtrusive stains on the front cover. Jacket has some light wear at corners and spine ends and one short closed tear on bottom front edge. This short work was an experiment with a narrative technique that went somewhat beyond stream-of-consciousness. Interesting book. Signed on the title page with the author's usual "Ferlinghetti." ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 157 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Muses & Inspiration - Broadside

By: Ferlinghetti, Lawrence

Price: $100.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Lawrence Ferlinghetti: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15515

Condition: Very Good+


Large Broadside, with Ferlinghetti drawing of Allen Ginsberg, possibly produced as advertising prop for The Poetry & Life of Allen Ginsberg, Part XXXIV by Ed Sanders. This copy is signed, dated (3/11/00) and numbered (6/12) by Ferlinghetti in the lower left corner. This copy shows some light edge wear and aging); it is very close to NF. WorldCat shows no copies in libraries. ; B&W Drawing of Allen Ginsberg; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 1 pages; Signed by Author View more info

A Coney Island of the Mind

By: Ferlinghetti, Lawrence

Price: $325.00

Publisher: New York, A New Directions Book: 1968

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 16030


This copy is signed by Ferlinghetti on the title page. The book has yellow cloth with black titles on spine. No dustjacket, as issued, but with the original slipcase which has a B&W photo of Ferlibgetti on one side and a framed two paragraph description of the book on the other. This is the first hardcover edition. The book has some age-toning, mostly light. Overall the book is VG+ to NF. The slipcase has a good bit of scuffing and some wear at corners but is structurall... View more info

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Wiersze

By: Ferlinghetti, Lawrence

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Poland, Wydawnictwo Miniatura: 1992

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16177

ISBN: 837081042X

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Book is about new with very light bumps at corners. Signed and dated 7/95 on the title page by Ferlinghetti. This is a Polish edition of selected poems by Lawrence Ferlingetti. The English and Polish translations are on facing pages. The poems all came from Ferlinghetti's European Poems and Transitions which wa published in 1991. ; 32mo 4" - 5" tall; 85 pages; Signed by Author View more info