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The Insulin Stanzas

by REINHOLD, Robert

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Lorne Bair Rare Books
Published
1973
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First Edition
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New York: The Folklore Center, 1973. First Edition. Paperback. Scarce publication of Reinhold's poem, first written in 1951, and published by Israel Young's Folklore Center in April, 1973. Cover designed by Catherine Grandin, a friend of the poet. Not found in OCLC. Tri-fold pamphlet, with text and illustration printed in black on recto and verso of a single sheet… Read more
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Because I Am Tired of the Night [Inscribed to Israel Young]

by DOWDEN, George

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Published
1966
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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Brighton: Eleventh Finger, 1966. First Edition. Paperback. Regular issue, one of 300 numbered copies, this being copy no.91. Small quarto (21.5cm); mimeographed sheets, stapled into illustrated wrappers; 52,[4]pp. Inscribed to the Folklore Center's Israel Young on verso of the front wrapper: "For Izzy - Happy Days! George Dowden / NY, 18.III.66." Wrappers a bit toned, worn, and slightly soiled,… Read more
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Poems to the People

by CANE, Facino and Cinzano (poems); MORRIS, Mark (introduction)

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Lorne Bair Rare Books
Published
1965
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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San Francisco: Peace & Gladness Press, 1965. First Edition. Paperback. Substantial collection of poems by these two Bay Area street poets, both of whom were arrested in 1965 for "Begging," during a time they were writing poems in exchange for money, food, or small gifts. With a small endorsement on preliminary leaf from Lew Welch, and a generous introduction… Read more
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Lachrymae Mateo: 3 Poems For Christmas 1966 [Caterpillar III]

by ESHLEMAN, Clayton

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Lorne Bair Rare Books
Published
1967
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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New York: Caterpillar, 1967. First Edition. Paperback. One of 200 multilithed copies (from a total edition of 300, with the first 100 being mimeographed). Quarto (28cm); multilithed sheets (rectos), side-stapled into printed card wrappers; [6]pp. Light wear and some faint creasing to extremities, else Near Fine. Issued as Caterpillar III.
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Film Culture - Expanded Arts. Special Issue Number Forty-Three (Winter 1966)

by [FLUXUS] MEKAS, Jonas (ed); George Maciunas (contrib)

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Published
1966
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$200.00

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New York: Film Culture, 1966. Tabloid. The celebrated "Special Issue 43" of Jonas Mekas' long-running journal of avant-garde cinema, issued in the wake of Mekas' Expanded Cinema Festival at the Filmmakers' Cinématheque in November and December 1965. The issue's Introduction includes its twofold statement of purpose: "a) to give our readers an idea about what's going on in the… Read more
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On Boxing" [in] Vicious Hippies From Panda Hell no. 9

by ['ZINE] DUNN, Katherine

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Published
1990
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Portland: Vicious Hippies From Panda Hell, 1990. Pamphlet. 12mo. Staple-bound pictorial wrappers; [16pp]; illus. Small scuff to rear wrapper, else Fine. Portland counterculture 'zine, issued ca 1990-92. This issue includes a 2-pp interview with Portland author Katherine Dunn (Geek Love) as well as with the band Oswald 5-0. To our knowledge the Dunn interview did not appear in any… Read more
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A Woman's Work is Never Done - Toronto Women's Liberation Newsletter

by [WOMEN] [CANADA]

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Published
[1972]
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First Edition
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Toronto: Women's Liberation, [1972]. First Edition. Paperback. April, 1972 issue of the Toronto Women's Liberation Newsletter, with announcements of meetings and events, a directory for the women's liberation movement in Toronoto, reprints of articles from other publications, alongside original content on divorce, childcare, lesbians coming out to family members, with coverage of a rally to support Angela Davis, et… Read more
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Ann Arbor Argus - Vol.1, No.10 (July 29 - August 13, 1969)

by [UNDERGROUND NEWSPAPERS] [MICHIGAN] KELLEY, Ken (editor)

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Published
1969
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First Edition
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Ann Arbor, 1969. First Edition. Paperback. Early issue of this short-lived bi-weekly counterculture paper out of Ann Arbor, which had close ties to the White Panther Party and SDS. The paper was published by Ken Kelley, a University of Michigan student who lived at the Trans-Love Energies commune off-campus. Contents include contributions by Kelley, Howard Kohn, Ellen Davis, Tom… Read more
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Ann Arbor Argus - Vol.1, No.8 (June 19 - July 3, 1969)

by [UNDERGROUND NEWSPAPERS] [MICHIGAN] KELLEY, Ken (editor); SANDERS, Ed (contributor)

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Lorne Bair Rare Books
Published
1969
Edition
First Edition
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Ann Arbor: Ann Arbor Argus, 1969. First Edition. Paperback. Early issue of this short-lived bi-weekly counterculture paper out of Ann Arbor, which had close ties to the White Panther Party and SDS. The paper was published by Ken Kelley, a University of Michigan student who lived at the Trans-Love Energies commune off-campus. Contents include contributions by Ed Sanders, Marc… Read more
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John Wilcock's Other Scenes: The International Newspaper - Vol.2, No.3 (June, 1968)

by [NEW LEFT / COUNTERCULTURE] WILCOCK, John, et al. (contributors)

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Lorne Bair Rare Books
Published
1968
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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New York: John Wilcock, 1968. First Edition. Paperback. Though never as popular or widely-circulated as its brethren like The East Village Other and The Berkeley Barb, nor as political as such radical-left undergrounds as The Black Panther and New Left Notes, John Wilcock's Other Scenes probably deserves pride of place as the most daring, creative, and experimental of the… Read more
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Other Scenes & The New York Seer (March, 1968)

by [NEW LEFT / COUNTERCULTURE] WILCOCK, John, et al. (contributors)

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Published
1968
Edition
First Edition
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New York: John Wilcock, 1968. First Edition. Paperback. Though never as popular or widely-circulated as its brethren like The East Village Other and The Berkeley Barb, nor as political as such radical-left undergrounds as The Black Panther and New Left Notes, John Wilcock's Other Scenes probably deserves pride of place as the most daring, creative, and experimental of the… Read more
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Other Scenes - Vol.1, No.6 (September, 1968)

by [NEW LEFT / COUNTERCULTURE] BRYAN, John, Tuli Kupferberg, and Israel Young, et al. (contributors)

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Lorne Bair Rare Books
Published
1968
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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New York: John Wilcock, 1968. First Edition. Paperback. Though never as popular or widely-circulated as its brethren like The East Village Other and The Berkeley Barb, nor as political as such radical-left undergrounds as The Black Panther and New Left Notes, John Wilcock's Other Scenes probably deserves pride of place as the most daring, creative, and experimental of the… Read more
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Center #2 (July 1971)

by [BERGE, Carol, ed]

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Published
1971
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Woodstock, NY: Center, 1971. Paperback. Quarto. Side-stapled pictorial card wrappers; text mimeo-printed; 52pp. Mild external soil, else Near Fine. Contributors include James Tipton, David Antin, Carol Berge, Clarence Major, Walter Lowenfels, others. Cover photograph by Tobe J. Carey.
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Camouflage

by PERREAULT, John; John Ashbery (introd)

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Published
1966
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Lines Editions, 1966. First Edition. Paperback. Quarto. Side-stapled printed card wrappers; printed offset; 27 leaves (versos blank). Corners tapped; minor external soil; still a tight, Near Fine copy. Brief foreword by John Ashbery. Published by Aram Saroyan's press, Lines Editions.
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The Blue Planet Notebooks

by [CONCRETE POETRY] O'GALLAGHER, Liam

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Lorne Bair Rare Books
Published
1972
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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San Francisco: X-Communications, 1972. First Edition. Paperback. First printing. Oblong quarto; unpaginated [144pp]; illus. Minuscule bumps to wrapper edges at upper and lower corners, else a tight, Near Fine copy. Uncommon collection of concrete, visual, and computer-generated poetry by the celebrated San Francisco multimedia artist. About as pretty a copy of this unwieldy and damage-prone title as we have… Read more
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Center #4

by [BERGE, Carol, ed]

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Published
1972
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Woodstock, NY: Center, 1972. Paperback. Quarto. Side-stapled pictorial card wrappers; text mimeo-printed; 83pp. Occasional handling wear and creasing, but a complete, Very Good copy overall. Contributors include William Irwin Thompson, Opal Nations, Ray DiPalma, Phillip Lopate, Clarence Major, Walter Lowenfels, Lynn Sukenick, many others. From the editor's introduction to this issue: "That this issue is 83pp of exciting material… Read more
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Kauri 22 (September/October 1967)

by INMAN, Will (editor)

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Published
1967
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First Edition
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New York: Kauri, 1967. First Edition. Paperback. Single issue of Inman's long-running and influential literary bi-monthly. Contributions from Andrey Voznesensky, Will Inman, Sam Cornish, William Packard, Kenneth Patchen, Ann Beattie, many others. Quarto (28cm); variously-colored sheets, mimeographed and side-stapled; 22pp; illus. Light toning to text edges, else Near Fine.
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Center #3 (April 1972)

by [BERGE, Carol, ed]

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Published
1972
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Woodstock, NY: Center, 1972. Paperback. Quarto. Side-stapled pictorial card wrappers; text mimeo-printed; 61pp. Mild external soil, cover wraps a bit corner-creased; Very Good. Contributors include Thomas Lux, Phillip Lopate, Morrie Warshawski, Jackson Mac Low, Walter Lowenfels, Charles Plymell, Ira Joel Haber, others. Cover illustration by Reggie Zielonka.
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Cuba

by KEARNEY, Tapa

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Lorne Bair Rare Books
Published
1978
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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New York: Angel Hair Books, 1978. First Edition. Paperback. Quarto. Side-stapled wrappers; pictorial glossy card covers; 28pp. Very Good. One of 300 copies.
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Great Works Five (December 1975)

by PHILPOTT, Peter (ed)

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Published
1975
Edition
First Edition
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Stortford, Hertfordshire: Great Works Editions, 1975. First Edition. Paperback. Quarto. Original side-stapled card wrappers with pictorial paper dustwrapper; 86,(6)pp; text mimeo-printed. Single issue of this British avant-garde poetry journal, edited by the idiosyncratic poet/critic Peter Philpott (later the creator of the modernpoetry-dot org website). Contributors to this issue include Andrew Crozier, John Welch, Barry MacSweeney, and others.
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