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Author: Ferlinghetti, Lawrence
Title: Letter to Time
Place Published: San Francisco
Publisher:Sore Dove Press
Date Published: 2014

Printed single sheet and original photograph, both 25.5x21 cm (10x8") tipped into a red leatherette binding stamped in black 30x26 cm (12x10"). No. 5 of 30 signed and numbered copies.

The text is of a letter written by Lawrence Ferlinghetti to Time Magazine in 1962, slamming the editors for their unfavorable review of Jack Kerouac's novel, Big Sur. The letter is signed by Ferlinghetti at the bottom. Opposite the letter is tipped in an original black and white photograph of Ferlinghetti by Soheyl Dahi, and signed by him at the bottom. Published to celebrate Ferlinghetti's 95th birthday. A rare Beat oddity.



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1233 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
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