Patti Smith Complete: Lyrics, Reflections & Notes for the Future. Patti Smith.

Patti Smith Complete: Lyrics, Reflections & Notes for the Future

ISBN: 0385490798
New York, NY: Doubleday, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. "Collected here for the first time are the complete lyrics to Patti Smith's extensive catalog. From her legendary album Horses to her most recent work, Peace and Noise, this book charts the lyrical journey of a poet and musician whose words have influenced a generation. Illustrated with nearly 150 photographs as well as original artwork, PATTI SMITH COMPLETE includes previously unpublished work by renowned photographers documenting nearly three decades of creative development. COMPLETE also includes artwork and mementos from the author's archive and personal reflections drawn from her extensive journals, a record of the time when rock and roll made an indelible mark on the world." (from front flap) A comprehensive compilation of works by "The Godmother of Punk" through the time of publication (1998). Among the many artists, writers & countercultural provocateurs with whom Smith collaborated & was inspired by, shown & commented upon, are Beat-&-Beyond icons Allen Ginsberg & especially William S. Burroughs. Large hardcover in dust jacket, first edition dated November 1998 as stated on copyright page. A stately, beautiful production, & an essential Patti Smith collectible. Book in very fine condition with only a tiny amount of wear at edges & corners of front, back covers & spine; otherwise all but mint inside & out. Unclipped dust jacket in very fine condition with only very light rubbing & scratching to front, back covers & spine; very light wear & a few tiny bumps at edges & corners of same. Very Fine / Very fine. [Item #3219]

Price: $40.00