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Howl, and other poems

Author: Allen Ginsberg
Publisher: San Francisco : City Lights Books, [1996]
Series: Pocket poets series, no. 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
From the Publisher: The prophetic poem that launched a generation when it was first published in 1965 is here presented in a commemorative fortieth Anniversary Edition. When the book arrived from its British printers, it was seized almost immediately by U.S. Customs, and shortly thereafter the San Francisco police arrested its publisher and editor, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, together with City Lights Bookstore manager  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Allen Ginsberg
ISBN: 0872863107 9780872863101 0872860175 9780872860179
OCLC Number: 32970825
Notes: University of Delaware Library notes:
Robert A. Wilson Collection.
Shelved in 18 cm.
Mark ; step 1.
Description: 57 pages ; 17 cm.
Contents: Howl for Carl Solomon: introduction / William Carlos Williams --
Howl --
Footnote to Howl --
A supermarket in California --
Transcription of organ music --
Sunflower Sutra --
America --
In the baggage room at Greyhound --
An asphodel --
Song --
Wild orphan --
In back of the real.
Series Title: Pocket poets series, no. 4.
Other Titles: Poems.
Responsibility: by Allen Ginsberg ; [introduction by William Carlos Williams].
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A deluxe hardcover commemorative facsimile edition of this groundbreaking American classic, celebrating the 40th anniversary of its publication, this is the original City Lights Howl, the prophetic  Read more...
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