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Wrappers, 8 5/8 x 11 5/8” 32 pp
Hand-made facsimile edition of 100 of which 75 are for sale
Publication date: Mid-March
Granary Books is pleased to offer for sale
Including the Fugs, Peace Eye Bookstore, Fuck You/ A Magazine of the Arts, Allen Ginsberg, d.a. levy, Claude Pélieu, John Sinclair and so much more
The Ed Sanders Archive is a remarkable record of the legendary poet, writer, editor, publisher, activist, Fugs founder and icon of American counterculture. It begins with his first poems written while he still lived in Missouri (1955) and encompasses all of his expansive life and career emanating from a secret location on the Lower East Side.
The archive is an incomparable resource that allows for the exploration into Sanders' seminal contributions to the Mimeo Revolution and American poetry, his legacy in the underground and counterculture, his political activism as well as his music. Ed Sanders organized the archive over a 10-year period and prepared a detailed finding aid.
Rumors of this vast trove have long circulated among poets, scholars, librarians, and fans.
Photo top: Ed Sanders backstage at the Fillmore East with his friend Janis Joplin, March 8, 1968. Above, left: Ed Sanders “flashing a mudra” taught to him by Allen Ginsberg in 1964. Above, right: “Ed Sanders, a leader of New York's Other Culture.” Life
, February 17, 1967.
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