Beat Scene No. 74 (Late Summer 2014)

Coventry, England: The Beat Scene Press, 2014. First Printing. Stapled Wrappers. This number of the magazine-format literary journal published by Kevin Ring in the UK is a special issue devoted to the Beats in Britain. With great, rarely reproduced 1966 photographs of a dapper William S. Burroughs in London with his "brolly" (umbrella) including on front cover; articles by the late Ken Brooks about his meeting WSB at the legendary Unicorn Bookshop in Brighton circa the early 1970s; by Ring on Jack Kerouac's visits to Britain during WWII & in 1957 on the eve of the publication of On the Road; on Allen Ginsberg's visits to London during 1965 & 1967; on the experiences in Britain of Richard Brautigan, Charles Bukowski, John Clellon Holmes, Kenneth Rexroth, Gary Snyder & many more. Another collectible issue of this most important journal dedicated to the Beat Generation, in as-new condition with only some mild creasing & scratching at lower spine, as issued or the result of its journey from the UK to us in the USA. As new. [Item #1933]

Price: $25.00