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Evergreen Review, Vol. 5, No. 16 by Barney Rossett (Editor) - Paperback - First - Jan.-Feb. 1961 - from Banba Books and

Evergreen Review, Vol. 5, No. 16

by Barney Rossett (Editor)

Condition: Very Good

Evergreen Review, vol 5, no. 16, New York, Jan.-Feb.1961. Solid copy; minor wear. First Edition. Cover fully intact with light rubbing of edges and corners. Front spine edge rubbed; spine head rubbed and lightly bumped. Minor smudging on back cover, which could probably be cleaned off (cover is glossy). Binding solid. Pages unmarked and clean, aside from a very small tear at upper-right corner of one page. Cover by George Grosz, with a series of drawing by Grosz included and accompanying essay "Berlin Impressions" by Gregory Corso. Issue also includes an extract from William Burroughs's Naked Lunch, poems by Robert Duncan, and ads for Hanover Records (featuring Kerouac LPs) and Don Allen's The New American Poetry.

  • Bookseller: Banba Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1007
  • Title: Evergreen Review, Vol. 5, No. 16
  • Author: Barney Rossett (Editor)
  • Illustrator: George Grosz
  • Format/binding: Tight
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: Jan.-Feb. 1961
  • Keywords: Evergreen Review, George Grosz, Gregory Corso, William Burroughs, Robert Duncan
  • Bookseller catalogs: Beat Generation; Poetry;


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