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A Bit Off The Map and Other Stories. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: WILSON, Angus

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Viking , New York, 1957,: 1957

Seller ID: 18513

WILSON, Angus. A Bit Off The Map and Other Stories. New York : The Viking Press, 1957. First US Printing. Pp (6),1-193,(1). 8vo, purple cloth, front board and spine lettered in blue, top edge dyed black. Sir Angus Frank Johnstone-Wilson, CBE (b. August 11, 1913, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex - d. May 31, 1991, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk). Stape & Thomas, Angus Wilson : A Bibliography A8b. "It was as a new master of the short siory that Angus Wilson first won an avid following and critical acclaim in England and Amenca (Such Darling Dodos, 1951, an... View more info

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A Marriage of Masks. First Edition


Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ragweed Press, 1995, ISBN:092155656X: 1995

Seller ID: 51465

ISBN: 092155656X

DOHANEY, M.T. A Marriage of Masks. (Charlottetown, P.E.I.) : Ragweed Press, (1995). First Edition/ "Printed and bound in Canada by Les Editions Marquis Ltée." Pp (6),7-174,(2). 8vo (140 x 217 mm), pale blue art-illustrated cardcovers, with green lettering to spine. Myrtis Theresa 'Jean' Dohaney (b. 1930, Point Verde, Newfoundland) was living in Fredericton at the time of publication. A novel arranged in 10 chapters. "In her third novel, M.T. Dohaney unmasks the complex human hearts that beat beneath the surface of a 'perfect' marriage. To... View more info

Adding Machine : Collected Essays. 1st UK in dj.

By: BURROUGHS, William S.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: John Calder, London, 1985, ISBN:0714540730:

Seller ID: 66968

BURROUGHS, William S. The Adding Machine : Collected Essays . L.: John Calder, (1985). First UK Edition (which preceded the US edition). Pp. (6),1-201,(1). 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A collection of essaysfrom the beat icon. Some light browning to page edges, else vg in dj. 50.0 0 View more info

Age of Spirituality : A Symposium. in dustjacket

By: WEITZMANN, Kurt (ed.)

Price: $160.00

Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1980, ISBN:0691039569:

Seller ID: 98777

WEITZMANN, Kurt (ed.). The Age of Spirituality : A Symposium. New York : The Metropolitan Museum of Art, in association with Princeton University Press, (1980). Pp (6),vii-viii,(2),1-174. Illustrated. Index. Double Column. 4to, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. "In 1977 The Metropolitan Museum of Art presented Age of Spirituality: Late Antique and Early Christian Art, Third to Seventh Century, the largest exhibition ever to focus on the period that spans the transition between the classical and medieval ages. In keeping with the didactic spirit of the exhibition, the Mus... View more info

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APO-33 Bulletin : A Metabolic Regulator. Number One

By: BURROUGHS, William S. BEACH, Mary

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Beach Books Texts & Documents, 1966,:

Seller ID: 44298

BURROUGHS, William S. APO-33 Bulletin : A Metabolic Regulator. Number One. A Report on the Synthesis of the Apomorphine Formula. Collection compiled by Mary Beach & Claude Pelieu. Beach Books Texts & Documents, n.d. [1966?]. Second Edition. Distributed by City Lights, San Francisco. Pp (24). Illustrated. 4to, brown wrappers. Maynard & Miles, William S. Burroughs: A Bibliography A12b. A fine copy. 200.00 View more info

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Beat Coast East

By: KEROUAC, Jack) GINSBERG, Allen CORSO, Gregory FISHER, Stanley (ed.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Excelsior Press Publishers, 1960,:

Seller ID: 45048

(KEROUAC, Jack). Beat Coast East. Edited by Stanley Fisher. NY: Excelsior Press Publishers, (1960). Pp. 96. 8vo, yellow ill. card covers, black lettering. Includes Jack Kerouac's Sitting Under Tree Number Two, Allen Ginsberg's Epithalmium, and Gregory Corso's Venice 1958. Also work by Peter Orlovsky, Le Roi Jones, Norman Mailer, and others. Some light discolouration to spine, covers smudged, else a very good copy. 50.00 View more info

Beat Girl.

By: GOLIGHTLY, Bonnie.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Avon Publications, Inc., New York, 1959,:

Seller ID: 79554

GOLIGHTLY, Bonnie. Beat Girl. An Avon Original (T-310).. New York : Avon Publications, Inc., (copyright 1959). Pp [1]-158,(2). 12mo, card covers (pocketbook). “She was lonely and promiscuous – in that well-bred casual way of young women who have too much money, too much time and nobody to really give a damn what they do with it. The affairs were always brief, always meaningless, hastily forgotten. Then she stumbled unto Shelley, crude and sensual, one of the Beat Generation. It was all fire and passion and it threw an alluring light – until it raged out of control and began to destroy he... View more info

Beat Scene. pbk.

By: WILENTZ, Elias (ed.) KEROUAC, Jack) GINSBERG, Allen) FERLINGHETTI, Lawrence)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Corinth Books, New York, 1960,:

Seller ID: 69726

WILENTZ, Elias (ed.). The Beat Scene . Edited with an introduction by EliasWilentz. Photographs by Fred McDarrah. NY: Corinth Books, 1960. Pp. [1]-18 5,(7) of illustrations. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs. 8vo, illustrated red and grey card covers. An anthology of early beat writings, with contributions from: Paul Blackburn, Ray Bremser, Marvin Cohen, GregoryCorso, Robert Creeley, Richard Davidson, Diane DiPalma, Barbara Ellen, Ken ward Elmslie, Bruce Fearing, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, John Fles, David Galler, Allen Ginsberg, Paul Goodman, James Grady, Robert Hanlon, Howard Hart, Ri... View more info

Black Alley. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SPILLANE, Mickey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, 1996,:

Seller ID: 21086

SPILLANE, Mickey. Black Alley. (New York) : Dutton, (November 1996). First American Printing. Pp (6),[1]-234. 8vo, black paper covered spine, maroon paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. "Yes, Mike Hammer is back, and in deeper trouble and darker danger than ever before. He has the gunning down of an old army buddy to pay back with interest. He has two generationsof the most powerful family in the Mafia to beat at their own gory games. He has a missing chunk of vital memory blown out of his head by a bullet inhis guts. And above all, he has a missing cache of $89 billion to find i... View more info

Bread& 2

By: NEAGOE, Peter) MAILER, Norman

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Bread&, New York, 0,:

Seller ID: 45089

(NEAGOE, Peter). Bread& 2. N.Y.: Bread&, n.d. Pp 114. Lg 8vo, blue and white designed card covers. Contributions by K.M. Jacobs, Irving Feldman, Jackson Mac Low, Harold Rosenberg, Charles Edward Eaton, Adolfus Mekas, W. Arthur Boggs, Eric Cashen, Jack Anderson, Loius Gallo, Alfred Leslie, Sidney Zimmerman, Albert Sessoms, Frank Kuenstler, William Griffith, Norman Mailer, Shirley Zimmerman, Peter Neagoe, Mary Clay, Barbara Gormley, Arthur Honegger, I. Christopherson, Eugene Evtushenko, Barbara Unger, Serge Gavronsky, Emilie Glen, Jules Laforgue, Valerie Bayer. Some wear to spine ends, light bro... View more info

Burning World. Berkley Paperback Edition.

By: BALLARD, J.G. Berkley Medallion F961.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkley Publishing Corporation, New York, 1964,:

Seller ID: 111507

BALLARD, J.G. The Burning World. (New York): A Berkley Medallion Book published by Berkley Publishing Corporation, (August 1964). First thus printing.Pp. (6),7-160. Small 8vo, illustrated card covers with black lettering to front, black lettering to white spine, all edges stained red. Mass market paperback. Berkley Medallion F961. "'The drought' everyone called it, as dayafter day after day went by with no rain. All over the world it was still 'the drought,' though rivers had turned to trickles, and the trickles to mud as the earth dried, cracked open, and crumbled into dust. Dust that was... View more info

Case of Isabel and the Bleeding Foetus


Price: $20.00

Publisher: Beach Books Texts & Documents, 1967,:

Seller ID: 45110

NUTTALL, Jeff. The Case of Isabel and the Bleeding Foetus. Beach Books Texts & Documents, (copywright 1967). (Distributed by City Lights, San Francisco). Pp. 63. 8vo, ill. card covers. Slight bend along spine at front,some light browning to rear cover, else a very good copy. 20.00 View more info

Change-Up : New Poems. First Edition

By: SOUSTER, Raymond

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Turnstone Press, Winnipeg, MB, 1974, ISBN:0888010753:

Seller ID: 101149

SOUSTER, Raymond. The Years : Poems. (Oberon Press, 1974). First Edition. Unpaginated. Pp (128). 8vo, blue & red card covers, lettered in white. "This is the first book of new poems Souster has published in several years. His new poems tend to be longer and more complax, accepting less, demanding more, demanding more of the poet as well as the reader. he remains a writer of remarkable integrity." - rear cover. "Yorkville Avenue", "In a Moment of Anger: Pierre Laporte Assassinated", "Ottawa for Me", "Tracksin the Snow", "The Snowplough", &#... View more info

Checklists of Separate Publications of Poets at the First Berkley Poetry Conference 1965.

By: Berkley Poetry Conference)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cody's Books, 1965,:

Seller ID: 44911

(Berkley Poetry Conference). Checklists of Separate Publications of Poets at the First Berkley Poetry Conference 1965. Berkley: Cody's Books, (1965). Pp. 14. Small 8vo, stapled blue card covers. Light rust stain to spine at staples, also to gutters at staples, else a very good copy. 30.00 View more info

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Coastlines 12 : Vol. 3, No. 4, Spring 1959

By: BUKOWSKI, Charles) SCOTT, Winfield Townley YATES, Peter

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Villiers Publications Ltd., London, 1959,:

Seller ID: 45124

(BUKOWSKI, Charles). Coastlines 12 : Vol. 3, No. 4, Spring 1959. London : Villiers Publications Ltd., 1959. Pp. 48. 8vo, stapled white card covers. Includes Dow Jones : Down by Charles Bukowski, three poems by Winfield TownlyScott entitled Four Old Boys, S Street and -Words to the End of the World. In addition, The Function of Criticism Reviewed, an article by Peter Yates . Front top corner slightly bent, some light browning to covers, else a very good copy. 60.00 View more info

Contact 13, Vol. 3 No. 5

By: CONNELL, Evan S.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Angel Island Publications, Inc., 1962,:

Seller ID: 45116

(CONNELL, Evan S.). Contact 13, Vol. 3 No. 5. Sausalito, Cali.: Angel Island Publications, Inc., December 1962. Pp. 102. Double column. 4to, white ill. card covers. Contains the work Notes from a Bottle Found on a Beach at Carmel by Evan S. Connell. Some light browning to spine and covers, a few specks to rear cover, else a very good copy. 30.00 View more info

Coyote's Journal # 9. 1st, ill. card covers.

By: KOLLER, James, (ed). BELTRAMETTI, Franco, (Corresponding Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1971,:

Seller ID: 56985

KOLLER, James, editor and Franco Beltrametti, corresponding editor. Coyote's Journal # 9. (Berkeley, Calif.: Book People, 1971). First Edition. Pp 112. Illustrated with several drawings and photos to text. 8vo, illustated card covers. Contributing authors: Gary Snyder, Harold Littlebird, Jack Collom, Franco Beltrametti, Lew Welch, Giulia Niccolai, Adriano Spatola, Al Glover, Paul Blackburn, Don Eulert, Coyote Man, Zoe Brown, Jerome Rothenberg, Bobby Byrd, Harry Hoogstraten, Drummond Hadley, Keith Wilson, James Koller, Allen Ginsberg. Worn, several small pen marks to front cover, small abrasion... View more info

Damascus Road

By: GINSBERG, Allen) HANNA, Charles Shahoud (ed.) ZUKOFSKY. Louis SCHLEIFER, Marc

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Allentown, Pa., 1961,:

Seller ID: 45125

(GINSBERG, Allen). Damascus Road. Edited by Charles Shahoud Hanna. (Allentown, Pa.: published at 417 Grant St. Allentown, Pa., 1961). Pp. 84. 8vo, green ill. paper covers. Includes Allen Ginsberg's Laughing Gas Fragments and The Real Distinguished Thing, an excerpt from Louis Zukofsky's Bottom: on Shakespeare, Old Testament's Odyssey and Marc Schleifer's poem entitled Victim. Slight wear to spine ends, light rust staining to stapled area on titlepage, inside cover and rear cover, some nicks to rear cover, else a very g ood copy. 25.00 View more info

Decline of the Left

By: WRIGHT-MILLS, C. WILLIAMS, William Carlos (advisory editor) WEST, Nathaniel) Contact, 3)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Angel Island Publications, Inc., Sausalito, CA, 1959,:

Seller ID: 62507

WRIGHT-MILLS, C. "Decline of the Left" . An article in Contact: The San Francisco Collection of New Writing, Art and Ideas, no. 3, pp. 5-18 (edited byWilliam Carlos Williams). (Sausalito, CA: Angel Island Publishing, Inc., 1 959). Pp. 158. 8vo, illustrated cream card covers. Also includes works by Walter Van Tilburg Clark, James F. Light (on Nathaniel West), Tom McAfee, Cesare Pavese, James Trammell Cox, Mary Lee Settle, Evan S. Connell, Jr., Bill Casey, Richard G. Stern, Mildred Tolbert, Beth Van Hoesen, Maxine W. Kumin, Kenneth O. Hansen, Christopher Cain, Sam Bradley, Denise Leverto... View more info

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Deliberate Prose: Selected Essays 1952-1995. proof.

By: GINSBERG, Allen MORGAN, Bill, ed.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: HarperCollins, 2000, ISBN:0060192941:

Seller ID: 40112

GINSBERG, Allen. Deliberate Prose : Selected Essays 1952-1995. Edited by Bill Morgan. (NY): HarperCollins, (2000). Uncorrected proof copy. Pp 502. 8vo, card covers. Vg. 50.00 View more info