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The Visionary Poetics of Allen Ginsberg

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The first major full-length study of the most famous poet of our time, this insightful book is drawn from unlimited access to Ginsberg's papers as well as conversations with the poet. A fascinating and coherent presentation of some of the largely unknown facts about Ginsberg's background as a poet, intellect, mystic, and fellow dharma bum.

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Hardcover, 181 pages
Published January 12th 1978 by Blue Pacific Books
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Shelves: poetics, beat-lit
To Gary Snyder

The red tin begging bowl you gave me
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This was a fascinating book delving into the motivations and style of a unique modern poet. intrigueing and engrossing, I had other books lined up to read before this one, but could not put it down. Fascinating read, enjoyed it a lot.
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