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Two Ferlinghetti titles from Sore Dove Press w/original art  

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Two Lawrence Ferlinghetti titles from Sore Dove Press

Ferlinghetti, Lawrence

San Francisco

Sore Dove Press

Various dates



  • The First and the Last of Everything. Broadside 38x18 cm (15x7") affixed to rear pastedown opposite original painting by Soheyl Dahi 25x19 cm (10x7½"), in leather covered boards with copper stamped lettering 46x26 (18x10"). Broadside signed by Ferlinghetti at the bottom margin. No. 49 of 50 signed copies with original art. 2012.
  • Pity the Nation (After Khalil Gibran). Letterpress poem, tipped into brown card, along with an original painting signed by Soheyl Dahi. Signed by Ferlinghetti beneath the poem. No. 55 of 100 signed copies. 2007.

Two wonderfully presented pieces by San Francisco's Sore Dove Press; both signed by Ferlinghetti and with original artwork by Soheyl Dahi.

Lot Amendments

Bump to top corner of front board of outer folder of The First and the Last of Everything; else fine.

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