Shake It for the World, Smartass. Seymour Krim.

Shake It for the World, Smartass

New York, NY: The Dial Press, 1970. First edition. Hardcover. "....Shake It for the World, Smartass is the record of his life on the front lines. Here are his comments on Norman Mailer, James Jones, Jack Kerouac, Jimmy Breslin, Eldridge Cleaver, Nat Hentoff, Abbie Hoffman, New York publishing, and writing."(from front & back flaps) A collection of essays spanning the 1960s, from the legendary editor of the 1960 anthology, The Beats. Includes his most insightful 1965 homage to Jack Kerouac, The Kerouac Legacy. A rare compilation of this important writer's take on a critical decade. Book in near-fine condition with only rubbing to edges, especially top edge, & minor wear to groovy orange cloth. Psychedelic-style DJ in good condition, with creases & chips to top & bottom edges & crease across middle of back cover, mild sunning to spine. A great vintage collectible. Near Fine / good. [Item #1598]

Price: $40.00