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A Coney Island Of The Mind

by Ferlinghetti, Lawrence

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Verse. (London: Hutchinson: 1959) First UK Edition. Quarter cloth decorated boards (that is, hard covers) pp. 95. Index of Titles and First Lines. Lower edges of boards rubbed from shelving; a couple of stains to the fore edge; light foxing to both free endpapers; otherwise a very good copy in fair price-clipped and dampstained dust-jacket.

A Coney Island of the Mind is a collection of poetry by Lawrence Ferlinghetti originally published in 1958. It contains some of Ferlinghetti's most famous poems, such as I am Waiting, and Junkman's Obbligato, which were created for jazz accompaniment. There are approximately a million copies in print of A Coney Island, and the book has been translated into over a dozen languages. It remains one of the best-selling and most popular books of poetry ever published.



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