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The Soft Machine

By Burroughs, William

London: Calder & Boyars, 1968. First printing, this considerably revised text. The original was by Olympis Press, 1961. Octavo format in hardcovers, dust jacket. Text is Nearly Fine with no owner's name, very light wear to boards. Dust jacket. is price-clipped with some darkening to the rear panel and light edge-wear but no noticeable tears. An attractive copy.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Nova Express

By Burroughs, William S.

London: Jonathan Cape, 1966. First printing (states "First Published in Great Britain 1966"), however the other copyright information below that has unfortunately been neatly blacked out. Otherwise a very attractive copy of the first hardcover edition with no owner's name, no wear or tears, jacket not price-clipped. . 1st. Hardcover. Good/Dust Jacket Included.


The Job: Interviews with William S. Burroughs.

By Burroughs, William S. & Daniel Odier.

London: Jonathan Cape, 1970. First English-language edition, original was a french softcover, published the previous year. 192 pp., 8vo, black cloth, dustjacket. Fine in very fresh untorn price-clipped dj. Cape price sticker on front flap for 2.25UKP. A lovely copy of this uncommon Burroughs item.. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.


The Subterraneans

By Kerouac, Jack

N.Y.: Grove, 1958. Stated second printing, after the limited edition of 100 numbered copies. This is the first trade hardcover edition. 111 pp., octavo format in beige linen with brown titles, dust jacket. Both front and rear dust jacket flaps are blank. Some copies have been found with the price stamped on the front flap. This copy does not bear a price stamp. The text is Fine with no owner's name, no noticeable wear or soiling. The dust jacket has mostly intact front and rear panels with some edge-wear, a few short edge-tears and slight loss at tips. There is a one-inch chunk missing from the head of the spine. Also, some tape reinforcement to the inside of the dj in a number of places. In spite of the flaws the dust jacket presents well. Photos available.. Hardcover. Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Dead Fingers Talk

By Burroughs, William S.

London: Calder , 1963. First printing. Octavo format in hardcovers, dust jacket. Text is Nearly Fine: very tight and fresh, with no owner's name, no wear. Dust jacket is not price-clipped, with no tears, just some very minor edge-loss to the back panel, barely noticeable. A superb copy of this scarce book.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


The Wild Boys: A Book of the Dead
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The Wild Boys: A Book of the Dead

By William S Burroughs

Grove Press, 1971. First printing stated. Octavo format in black cloth, dust jacket. Text is Fine except for previous owner's neat name stamp to the top-edge of the text block. Dust jacket is Fine, not clipped, no tears, just some tiny edge-nicks, barely visible. A superb copy, except for the stamp.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Olympia Number One: A Monthly Review from Paris

By Burroughs, William, J. P. Donleavy, Terry Southern et al contributors

Paris: Olympia Press, 1961. First printing, of the first issue of this important journal. 81 pp., photo essay on clochards of Paris, oversized format in illustrated card covers. No owner's name, no significant flaws, just light wear to extremities. A very attractive copy.. 1st. Paperback. Very Good.


Electronic Revolution 1970-71 (Numbered, Limited Edition)

By Burroughs, William

Cambridge: Blackmoor Head Press , 1971. First printing of 450 numbered copies of which this is number 192. There was also a deluxe edition of 50 published concurrently. 76 pp., illustrations by Bryon Gysin, layout by Henri Chopin, oversized format (about 8" X 10") in decorated white covers. Text is in English pp.1-39, followed by Chopin's translation from pp. 40-75. No owner's marks, no significant flaws. Some age-darkening and small soil spots to the white covers, modest wear to extremities. Rare and interesting item.. 1st. Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by Chopin, Henri & Bryon Gysin .


Wichita Vortex Sutra

By Ginsberg, Allen

San Diego: Coyote / City Lights , 1967. Third printing. 15 pp., octavo format, white paper covers. No owner's name. Some wear, creasing and usual darkening to white covers, still an attractive copy of this uncommon Ginsberg item.. Paperback. Very Good.


Ear Journeys Water

By Corner, Philip

U.S.A.: Unpub Editions, 1977. First printing. 19 pages printed recto only in calligraphic script, unbound in blue card covers. Lacking the original plastic case. No owner's marks, no noticeable wear, just slight wave to first few leaves. Rare item. . 1st Edition. Paperback. Very Good.


Days or Days as Thoughts in a Season's Uncertainties

By Charters, Samuel Barclay

Berkeley: Oyez, 1967. First printing. About 35 pp., octavo, pale green covers in french flaps/integrated dustjacket. Light wear and sticker shadows to covers. Internally Fine. No owner's marks.. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Four Miles from Ear Mountain (SIGNED X 3 Ltd. Ed.)

By Guthrie, A. B

Missoula, Montana, U.S.A.: Kutenai Press, 1987. First printing. Limited edition of 300 copies, of which this is number 264. Octavo in beige handmade paper wraps with red titles. Printed on a handset press. This copy is signed by Guthrie and Bogan on the colophon page. Also, there is a separate publisher's promo page laid in at the front, signed by the designer Emily Strayer. A superb copy with no owner's name, no other flaws.. Signed by Author. 1st. Paperback. Fine. Illus. by Bogan, Kathy.


Charles Olson: Letters for Origin

By Olson, Charles

Cape Goliard, 1970. 141 pp., cream card covers. Modest wear, some spotting to covers. Internally nice.. Soft Cover. Very Good.


Interfunktionen 9 (w/ Original Graphic By Sigmar Polke)

By Oppenheim, Dennis. Lothar Baumgarten. Fried. Heubach. Dan Graham. John Baldessari. Roger Welsh. Didier Bay. Hans Haacke. William Wegman / Reich / Reale / Insley / Mitzka / Waterman / Oppitz / Kramer / Meister / Polke . Hrsg. von Friedrich Wolfram Heubach

Koln: Heubach , 1972. First printing. 198 pp., many photos. Original graphic laid into band in rear cover. Also "Hint" errata slip in rear. Light wear, minor creasing to covers. Internally Nearly Fine. No owner's marks. Rare item.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Mind Breaths: Poems, 1972-1977
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Mind Breaths: Poems, 1972-1977

By Ginsberg, Allen

San Francisco, California, U.S.A.: City Lights Books, 1977. First printing with $3.00 price on rear. 123 pp. + biblio, ads, white and black softcovers. Internally Fine, light wear to covers. No owner's marks. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.


June 30th, June 30th

By Brautigan, Richard

NY: Delacorte Press, 1978. First printing. 8vo, hardcover, dustjacket. A very tight, very fresh, unread copy, no sign of wear. A stunning copy of this scarce Brautigan item. Only minor flaw is price-clipped dj. No remainder mark.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.



By Byron, Michael Ed

Maple, Canada: Michael Byron, 1977. First printing. 118 pp., musical notation, oversize format in white softcovers. This copy came from the collection of the editor. Nearly Fine with virtually no wear, minor stain to rear cover. Scarce.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


Musicworks Number 23

By Oswald, John

Toronto: The Music Gallery , 1983. First printing. 20 pp., tabloid newspaper format. This issue includes extensive content on Inuit music, with a number of photos. Also, a converstation with John Cage. Attractive copy with usual yellowing, minor wear. Scarce item.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall.


Experimental Music Catalogue

By Bryars, Gavin Ed

London: Experimental Music Catalogue , 1975. First printing. 47 pp., white card covers. Nealry Fine with light wear and slight darkening to covers. This copy from Michael Byron, American composer.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Soundings: A Music Journal Number One

By Whittall, Arnold Ed

Cardiff: University College , 1970. First printing. 74 pp., photos, musical notation. Some wear to edges, curl to book. Scarce debut issue of this journal.. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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