Item #12702 "Guru" Allen Ginsberg.


Pittsburg, KS: Little Balkans Press, 1972. First Separate Printing. no binding. Illustrated broadside 7 x 11 1/2 inches; letterpress printed, in a printed folder cut from a manila envelope. One of only ten copies; none were distributed. The verso stamped with the press address, hand numbered and signed by printer Rob Freund and Gene DeGruson, founding editor of Little Balkans Review. Printed for an appearance by Ginsberg at Kansas State College on October 18, 1972, but never distributed. This is the only separate printing of the poem originally published in PLANET NEWS, and an exceptionally small printing. Fine copy and an about fine folder. Fine. Item #12702

Numbers one through nine printed on three different (red, cream and purple) colors. Inexpicably none of the broadsides were ever distributed, and of course not in the Kraus bibliography.

Price: $100.00

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