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Lot of 21 volumes by Gary Snyder, plus 7 paper items – nearly all signed

Snyder, Gary

Various places



Comprises: Myths & Texts. 1st. Sgd. [Author’s 2nd book, ink mark, mild darkening & stains to covers]. Totem, [1960]. * Riprap & Cold Mountain Poems. Sgd. 1st Four Seasons Foundation, [1965]. * Six Sections from Mountains and Rivers Without End. Sgd. 1st Four Seasons, 1965. * Kherdian. A Biographical Sketch & Descriptive Checklist of Gary Snyder. Photo frontis. taken by Don Allen. Sgd. by Snyder. Oyez, 1965. * A Range of Poems. Cloth, dj. 2nd Ed. Sgd. Small "M" circled stamp on bottom page edge. Fulcrum, [1967]. * The Back Country. 5th printing. New Directions, [1968]. * Earth House Hold. Sgd. New Directions, [1969]. * In transit: The Gary Snyder Issue. Sgd. 1 of 500. Toad Press, [1969]. * Regarding Wave. 2 signed copies: 1st hardcover (dj) & 1st softbound. New Directions, [1970]. * Cold Mountain Poems. Sgd. Oblong 4to. 2nd Ed. 1972. * Manzanita. Sgd. Four Seasons, 1972. * The Fudo Trilogy. Sgd. Shaman Drum, 1973. * Turtle Island. Sgd. New Directions, [1974]. * Gratitude to Mother Earth. Sheet music. Sgd. Belwin Mills, [1974]. * North Sea Road. Sgd. [c.1974]. * The Tribal Dharma…Work of Gary Snyder by Kenneth White. Sgd. by Snyder. Unicorn, [1975]. * All in the Family. 1 of 200 copies, sgd. by Snyder & Mimi Osborne (artist). [1975]. * The Old Ways. Sgd. City Lights, [1977]. * Songs for Gaia. Sgd. 1 of 300. Copper Canyon, [1979]. * He Who Hunted Birds in His Father’s Village. Sgd. Grey Fox, [1979]. * The Real Work. Cloth, dj. Sgd. New Directions, [1980]. * Passage Through India. Sgd. Grey Fox, [1983]. * Good Wild Sacred. Sgd. Five Seasons, 1984. * Plus, 7 paper items: 3 autographed postcards signed by Snyder to Stephen Ronan (80’s-90’s); 3 postcards (2 signed by Snyder: one with printed poem Go Round, other ad for All in the Family; poem Pollen 1988 by unspeakable visions… signed by “Arthur” to Ronan regarding “Kerouac stamp is a good idea”); a small pictorial flier for reading at UC Berkeley in 2005. Together, 21 volumes, plus 7 paper items. 4to to 8vo. Mostly wrappers; 4 bound in cloth with jackets. First Editions or first printings, except three. Only one book and two papers item not signed by the Pulitzer Prize winner.

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Condition varies; mild wear overall (more so to earlier books), light rubbing, shelf wear, etc.; most near fine, generally from very good to fine.

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