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A Coney Island of the Mind by  Lawrence Ferlinghetti - First Edition - 1968 - from curtis paul books inc. and Biblio.com

A Coney Island of the Mind

by Ferlinghetti, Lawrence

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


NY: New Directions. Fine with no dust jacket. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. First clothbound edition. Fine, possibly unread in publisher's lightly worn Vg+slipcase. No DJ (as issued. ) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

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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