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Good Blonde and Others

by Kerouac, Jack

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A Gyenis
Published
1994
Condition
Nr Fine
Edition
First Edition, Signed/Limited
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$245.00

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Grey Fox Press (1994), 1994. A volume of previously uncollected prose pieces. Edited by Donald Allen. This is the limited hardcover issue. Published in a limited edition of 50 numbered copies, signed by Robert Creeley who has written the preface. Near fine, unread copy. Not issued with a dust jacket.. Signed by Author. First Edition, Signed/Limited. Hard Cover. Nr… Read more
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$245.00
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Old Angel Midnight

by Kerouac, Jack

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A Gyenis
Published
1993
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
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$245.00

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Grey Fox Press, 1993. This is the signed, limited, hardcover edition that is signed by An experimental prose piece, edited by Donald Allen, and with prefaces by Ann Charters and Michael McClure. This is one of the numbered edition. It is in a limited numbered edition of 50 numbered, and an additional 10 lettered edition. Uncommon.. First Edition. Cloth.… Read more
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$245.00
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Kerouac: Visions of Rocky Mount

by Dorfner, John J (Jack Kerouac)

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A Gyenis
Condition
As New
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$25.00

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Cooper Street Publications (1991) Wrappers, Signed. Author visits Rocky Mount where Jack used to type away on his sister's porch. unread, fine. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. As New.
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Tangier Poem

by Kerouac, Jack (Allen Ginsberg, William Burroughs)

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A Gyenis
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good+/Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$35.00

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White Fields Press 1993, 1993. Broadside Poster, 14x35 inches (tall), Kerouac's Tangier Poem is from 1957, and has a Ginsberg photo (13x9) taken in 1957 on a Moroccan Beach with Kerouac, Burroughs, and Orlovsky. An attractive Kerouac poster. No pinholes, very light storage wear. Unused. Limited to 500 copies. Very nice and framable quality.. First Edition. Poster. Very Good+/Near… Read more
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$35.00
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The Subterraneans

by Kerouac, Jack

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A Gyenis
Published
1958
Condition
VG/VG+
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$95.00

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Grove Press E-99 (1958), 1958. Wrappers, 1st printing, First State. Printed simultaneously with the hardcover, the uncommon first state (with the"BY" in the title in white letters), Kerouac's look at the underground scene in San Francisco. A square copy with minor creasing and spine wear, this is a better copy than normally found. General light wear. Slight spine rub. Light… Read more
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$95.00
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1915-1996 - A Tribute

by Huncke, Herbert E, Jerry Poynton

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A Gyenis
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good to Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$95.00

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1996. Wrappers, this was published as a Tribute to Herbert's life, produced by Jerry Poynton, and issued for the Huncke Memorial, November 30, 1996. With photos and essays by and for Huncke. The only thing that keeps this from fine is a small lighened spot on the front cover near the spine (as if a drop of water fell… Read more
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$95.00
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Nova Express

by Burroughs, William S

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A Gyenis
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Paperback Edition
Item Price
$175.00

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Grove Press, 1965. Evergreen Black Cat Book, BC-102. First Printing. Nice book, light wear, no major defects, light toning to pages. This is a nice copy, signed (not inscribed). This is the first US paperback edition after the hardcover edition which was published in 1964.. Signed by Author. First Paperback Edition. Paperback. Very Good +.
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$175.00
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Richard Brautigan, Writers for the 70s

by Malley, Terence

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A Gyenis
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good+/Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, Paperback Original
Item Price
$25.00

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Warner, 1972. First printing. Bio on Mr. Brautigan. nice condition. First Edition, Paperback Original. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good+/Near Fine.
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Off the Road

by Cassady, Carolyn (Jack Kerouac)

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A Gyenis
Published
2007
Condition
As New
Edition
First Thus
Item Price
$95.00

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UK: Black Spring Press, 2007. Twenty Years with Cassady, Kerouac and Ginsberg. This is the revised second edition. Published to coincide with the fiftieth anniversary of Kerouac's seminal 'On the Road', Carolyn Cassady's 'Off the Road' tells the intimate story of two of the most famous, and yet most enigmatic, figures in modern literature - Jack Kerouac and his friend,… Read more
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Off the Road

by Cassady, Carolyn (Jack Kerouac)

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A Gyenis
Published
2007
Condition
As New
Edition
First Thus
Item Price
$125.00

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UK: Black Spring Press, 2007. Twenty Years with Cassady, Kerouac and Ginsberg. This is the revised second edition. Published to coincide with the fiftieth anniversary of Kerouac's seminal 'On the Road', Carolyn Cassady's 'Off the Road' tells the intimate story of two of the most famous, and yet most enigmatic, figures in modern literature - Jack Kerouac and his friend,… Read more
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$125.00
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Great Writer's Kurt Vonnegut

by Tomedi, John (Kurt Vonnegut)

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A Gyenis
Published
2004
Condition
Nr Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$35.00

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Chelsea House, 2004. Pictorial cover with Vonnegut. No dust jacket as issued. The Great Writers series explores the lives of some of the most talked about literary figures of the past half-century. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Nr Fine.
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The Olympia Reader

by Girodias, Maurice (Henry Miller, Chester Himes, William Burroughs)

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A Gyenis
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good+/Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$65.00

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Grove Press, 1965. Collection of excerpts from books that were originally published by Olympia Press. This has them all. Henry Miller, JP Donleavy, William Burroughs (The Naked Lunch, The Soft Machine), Gregory Corso. etc. Very clean copy with corners slightly bumped.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Near Fine/Similar DJ.
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$65.00
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Great Writer's Charles Bukowski

by Baughan, Michael Gray (Charles Bukoswki)

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A Gyenis
Published
2004
Condition
Nr Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$24.95

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Chelsea House, 2004. Pictorial cover with Bukowski. No dust jacket as issued. The Great Writers series explores the lives of some of the most talked about literary figures of the past half-century. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Nr Fine.
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Tornado Alley

by Burroughs, William S (illus. by Wilson Clay)

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A Gyenis
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good+/Near Fine
Edition
First Thus
Item Price
$50.00

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Cherry Valley Editions, 1989. This soft cover edition was published simultaneously with the first cloth edition.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good+/Near Fine.
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$50.00
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Kerouac and Friends (&)

by McDarrah, Fred W (Jack Kerouac)

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A Gyenis
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good+/Near Fine
Edition
First Thus
Item Price
$19.95

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Thunder's Mouth Press, 2002. A beat Generation Album, great photos, Softcover book, great stuff, as new unread, remainder mark on bottom edge. Fred McDarrah was a photographer and writer for the Village Voice and captured much ot the 60s & 70s with his photos. Fred McDarrah's album of collected writings and photogrpahs, provides a special insight into the beat period,… Read more
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Gasoline

by Corso, Gregory (into By Allen Ginsberg)

Seller
A Gyenis
Published
1958
Condition
VG/VG+
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$12.95

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City Lights, 1958. Nice copy of an early printing (10th printing, $1.00 cover price). Nice clean copy, no major creases.. Reprint. Soft Cover. VG/VG+.
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Kaddish and Other Poems 1958-1960

by Ginsberg, Allen (Allen Young)

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A Gyenis
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Thus
Item Price
$175.00

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City Lights, 1966. Fifth Edition, printed 1966. Originally published 1961, a collection of metaphysical poems. "These poems almost un-conscious to confess the beatific human fact, the language intuitively chosen as in trance and dream, the rhythms rising from breath into the breast and belly, the hymn completed in tears, the movement of the physical poetry demanding and receiving decades of… Read more
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$175.00
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Regarding Waves

by Snyder, Gary

Seller
A Gyenis
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good+/Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$25.00

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New Directions, 1970. First printing in wrappers (issued simultaneously with the hardcover edition) An exploration of wild nature and words - central to this work is a cycle of songs for Snyder's wife and their first son. No major creases, light wear. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good+/Near Fine.
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The Gold Diggers and Other Stories

by Creeley, Robert; Diane de Prima

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A Gyenis
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good+/Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$14.95

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Scribners, 1965. It has an 'A' on the copyright page, I'm not sure if this is a 1965 printing or a 1972. Nice condition. $2.45 cent copy price on this softcover.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good+/Near Fine.
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Pomes All Sizes

by Kerouac, Jack (intro by Allen Ginsberg)

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A Gyenis
Published
1992
Condition
Nr Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$195.00

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City Lights, 1992. SIGNED by Allen Ginsberg (who wrote the introduction). First Edition, Wrappers, this is the first printing, first state, without Kerouac's name on the spine (which was added on later 1st printings). Uncommon with the omission of Kerouac's name on the spine. unread, fine. Signed. First Edition. Soft Cover. Nr Fine.
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$195.00