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Her
“A surreal semi-autobiographical blackbook record of a semi-mad period of my life, in that mindless, timeless state most romantics pass through, confusing flesh...
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Starting from San Francisco
Starting From San Francisco, first published in 1961, is the third collection of Lawrence Ferlinghetti's poetry.
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A Coney Island of the Mind
The title of this book is taken from Henry Miller’s Into the Night Life. In it, Ferlinghetti expresses the way he felt during a short period in the 1950s. Taken...
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The Cool Eye: Lawrence Ferlinghetti Talks to Alexis Lykiard
The Cool Eye contains texts from two interviews (including two poems read by the author), and two new poems published here for the first time, as well as a cover...
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Love in the Days of Rage
“The more I make love, the more I want revolution; the more I make revolution, the more I want to make love.” In Paris, in May of 1968, revolution, and love are...
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Ferlinghetti: Portraits
An insightful and stunning collection of photographs of the Beat poet. Includes Ferlinghetti's beloved poem “Autobiography.”
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San Francisco Poems
Here are all of Ferlinghetti’s poems set in the city he has lived in for more than half a century. He brings alive, with wit and lyricism, scenes of city life: a...
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Far Rockaway of the Heart
A sequel to A Coney Island of the Mind (written forty years after the original in what the author has called “a poetry seizure” that lasted more than a year), A Far...
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Life Studies, Life Stories
Close to 100 figurative drawings in black and white, and in color, mostly nudes in love or strife, some “disastered by life,” some with incisive or caustic words...
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Routines
A reissue of Ferlinghetti’s very short experimental plays (1965) with three new plays added to the original thirteen. In this collection Ferlinghetti takes a...
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Murder Leaves Its Mark
When a weekend of horseback rides and beachcombing at the old Haleiwa Hotel turns deadly, Mina Beckwith and Ned Manusia are on the case. The unlikely pair she a...
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From the publication of his first book in 1953, Yves Bonnefoy has been considered the most important and influential French poet since World War II. A prolific...
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At the beginning of this visionary tale, the unnamed protagonist has just died. By the time the reader is inexorably drawn to the conclusion of A Retrospect in...
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Award-winning writer Alice Shapiro embarked on an adventure: to discover how collaborative editing might alter her manuscript. After assembling an editorial board...
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The Final Cut
New Scotland Yard’s chief inspector Nicholas Drummond is on the first flight to New York when he learns his colleague, Elaine York, the “minder” of the Crown Jewels...
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Phenomenal Amble Magnetism
Phenomenal Amble Magnetism is the first book of poems by writer, poet, and film maker Desmond Preston. In it, he explores the magnetism between those of us that...
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As Great Britain and the United States celebrate a victorious end to WWII, Joseph Stalin's relentless Soviet Union is creeping across Eastern Europe leaving a...
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Out Loud
Thrust into the country environs of the Pacific Northwest, Klein, a precocious, yet introverted fourteen-year-old, is confronted with her abusive past for the first...
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Night Buddies, Impostors, and One Far-Out Flying Machine, the second book in the Night Buddies series, has a ton of mischief going on all over the Borough, done by...
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When pineapple cheesecakes start disappearing from the world’s only Pineapple Cheesecake Factory across town, Crosley, a zany red crocodile, enlists the help of...
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