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Three signed titles by Lawrence Ferlinghetti  

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Three signed titles by Lawrence Ferlinghetti

Ferlinghetti, Lawrence

San Francisco

Sore Dove Press

Various dates


3 volumes. Includes:

  • Song of the Third World Birds. Patterned wrappers, paper cover label. No. 22 of 50 numbered letterpress copies in wrappers. Signed by Ferlinghetti at the colophon. [2009]. 
  • Song of the Third World Birds. Cloth-backed decorative boards, paper cover label. With an original painting by Soheyl Dahi tipped-in. Lettter K of 26 handbound letterpress copies in boards. Signed by Ferlinghetti at the colophon. [2009].
  • Two Lines Series # 1. Two line poem by Ferlinghetti, letterpress on 8½x5½" card stock, housed in original envelope with printed paper label. Signed by Ferlinghetti beneath the poem. No. 23 of 40 copies. 2007.

All pieces signed by Ferlinghetti. Song of the Third World Birds was first read by Mr. Ferlinghetti on July 24, 2009 on the occasion of the Second Biennial of the San Francisco International Poetry Festival. 

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