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Ferlinghetti, a biography

Cherkovski, Neeli

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ISBN 10: 0385123124 / ISBN 13: 9780385123129
Published by Doubleday, 1979
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Inscribed and SIGNED by Neeli Cherkovski on the front endpaper. The volume is pushed at the spine ends, bumped along the bottom edges, and remainder sprayed on the bottom page edges. The unclipped dust jacket is an eyesore. It is soiled, stained, chipped along the edges, corners, and spine extremeties (nearly wiping out the "F" in Ferlinghetti), and is toned on the spine (although it is hard to tell because of the soiling). This example of how not to treat a dust jacket is currently shielded in a Brodart jacket cover. Bookseller Inventory # 14020122

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Title: Ferlinghetti, a biography

Publisher: Doubleday

Publication Date: 1979

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Good -

Signed: Signed

Edition: First Edition.

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In the mid-50s a group of San Francisco- based poets and writers emerged as a central force in American letters. Self-styled bohemians, disillusioned with the old American dream of prosperity and conformity, they labeled themselves as the "Beat Generation." Their ranks included Allen Ginsberg, Gregory Corso, Jack Kerouac and this shy young port.

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