In The Beginning Was The Word. A Collection of Post-Modern Poetry Books, Manuscripts & Letters. William S. BURROUGHS, contributes.
In The Beginning Was The Word. A Collection of Post-Modern Poetry Books, Manuscripts & Letters.
In The Beginning Was The Word. A Collection of Post-Modern Poetry Books, Manuscripts & Letters.

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In The Beginning Was The Word. A Collection of Post-Modern Poetry Books, Manuscripts & Letters.

Santa Barbara, CA: Am Here Books Catalogue Five, 1981/1982. 4to. Stiff glossy wrps. Cover design by Richard Aaron.

A catalogue of modern literature offered for sale (more than 2000 items), with commentary by William Burroughs ("The Last Words of Hassan-i-Sabbah", which runs through the catalogue as a tickertape at the top of each page and culminates in two full pages), Robert Creeley, Tom Clark, and others.

A 7" vinyl record of Burroughs reading the text (recorded at the Beat Hotel c. 1959) is located in a pocket on the inside rear cover. One of 500 copies.

Near Fine (tiny nick at tail of spine); disc unplayed.

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