[Item #2840] The Visions of the Great Rememberer. Allen Ginsberg.

The Visions of the Great Rememberer

ISBN: 0913142034
Amherst, MA: Mulch Press, 1974. First Softcover Edition, Second Printing. Softcover. "The Visions of the Great Rememberer is a memoir of Jack Kerouac and Neal Cassady taking off from the text of Kerouac's recently published Visions of Cody. This book also contains previously unpublished letters by Neal Cassady, a recently discovered manuscript of Ginsberg's from Denver, 1947, drawings by Basil King and previously unpublished photos of Ginsberg, Kerouac, Cassady and Peter Orlovsky."(back cover) Illustrator King is a noted artist who studied at the fabled Black Mountain College; the writers & their subjects need no introduction. This is the first softcover edition, stated second printing. Announced as "Allen Ginsberg's first book since winning The National Book Award for Poetry in 1974"(also back cover), this is a delightfully varied, insightful volume of essential significance to the Ginsberg/Cassady/Kerouac scholar-collector. An excellent reading copy in very fine condition with only minor wear & a few faint scratches & creases to front, esp. back covers & spine; sunning/fading along spine; very light wear & tiny bumps at all edges & corners. Interior very fine, substantially mint. Very Fine. [Item #2840]

Price: $15.00

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