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Howl (Inscribed) by  Barry)  Allen (Edited by Miles - Signed First Edition - 1986 - from Derringer Books (SKU: 30418)

Howl (Inscribed)

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Howl (Inscribed)

by Beats - Ginsberg, Allen (Edited by Miles, Barry)

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New York: Harper & Row, 1986. First Thus. Cloth. Very Good/very good. First edition thus of Howl, the original draft facsimile, transcript and variant versions, fully annotated by the author with correspondence, account of first reading, legal skirmishes etc. Edited by Barry Miles. 194 pp. Clothbound quarto in dustwrapper. First trade edition with complete number row on the copyright page. This copy has been INSCRIBED by Ginsberg in 1990 and he has added a flower drawing with sun spread over the facing page to the title page as well as the title page. What more can be said about the most important piece of poetry of the last 50 years? Small red remainder star to lower edge. A very good copy in price-intact dustwrapper.


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Howl (Inscribed)
Beats - Ginsberg, Allen (Edited by Miles, Barry)
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
very good
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First Thus
Harper & Row
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
Poetry, Inscribed, Beats
Bookseller catalogs
Poetry Books; Beat Generation / Counterculture;

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