Lot 206 of 725:
Timothy Leary's Psychedelic Prayers signed 1/2500  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$300
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Psychedelic Prayers after the Tao Te Ching

Author:
Leary, Timothy

Place:
Kerhonkson, New York

Publisher:
Poets Press

Date:
[1966]

Description:

9x7, pictorial pink wrappers stamped in black, illustrated by Michael Bowen. One of 2500 copies. First Edition, first printing. 

Signed by LSD guru Timothy Leary in blank ink on the front inside cover. Poetry designed to be read at the different stages of the mystical experiences achieved during a psychedelic session. Leary's only book of poems, written in India and published at Millbrook, NY.

The lot also includes the Second Edition of the work. Published by University Books, in wrappers. 1966.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Spine slightly sunned; "1966" inked on the half-title; about fine.


 
Item number:
244447
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