Long Hair Number 1. Allen Ginsberg, Charles, Plymell.

Long Hair Number 1

London, England: Love Books, 1965. First Edition. Soft Cover. Long Hair Number 1 was published in 1965 by Love Books in London by Barry Miles, manager of the Indica Bookshop & Gallery in London & later bibliographer & biographer of William S. Burroughs. Featuring contributions from notable Beat, New York School poets and others, Long Hair was one of the first mimeo literary magazines to help pave the way from the Beat Generation to Hippie movements. Contributors of poetry & prose to this 81-page periodical are Allen Ginsberg (first appearance of his long poem, Ankor-Wat), Ted Berrigan, Ron Padgett, Gerard Malanga, Fugs member Tuli Kupferberg, Jeff Nutall, (publisher of the My Own Mag series with many contributions by WSB), Lawrence Ferlinghetti, avant garde jazz musician Archie Shepp, Jack Micheline & Charles Plymell - poet, publisher, printer and roommate of Neal Cassady in San Francisco. Plymell has hand-signed his name on the contents page next to his reference to his contribution. In near fine condition, with only mild rubbing, spotting & browning to front, back covers & spine; creasing, chipping, closed separations at front top & bottom edges of spine; minor crease-bumps of corners; spotting & browning of lower edge. Interior very fine except for mild crease-waves through lower corners of most pages. A very important & rare collectable. Near Fine. [Item #1152]

Price: $150.00