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Cosmopolitan Greetings Poems 1986-1992, , Allen Ginsburg Signed 3X With A Drawing. First Printing

Stated First Printing. Harper Collins 1994. SIGNED in THREE locations by Allen Ginsberg who additionally included a full page drawing opposite the title page. Ginsberg signed in full signature across the top of the title page, and then included two mantra signatures of his stylized "AH" circled into a facial caricature. Ginsberg also embellished the full page opposite the title page with a drawing of a flower and skull (one of his signature "AH" resides in the center of the large flower) . His inscription is along the bottom of the title page of " For Karl Heck/ 2/21/95 / AH".

Black quarter cloth with black paper boards. Vibrant violet titles to the spine with a stamped gilt design to the front board. The book has sharp corners with one small corner tip bump. The binding is tight and square and the book has no edgewear. Internally clean and fresh. Original near fine dust jacket, priced $20.00 to front inside flap.

This item comes with a Certificate from John Reznikoff, a premier authenticator for both major 3rd party authentication services, PSA and JSA (James Spence Authentications), as well as numerous auction houses.


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