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A selection of Richard Brautigan related material  

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A selection of Richard Brautigan related material


Various places


Various dates


10 volumes. Various bindings. First Editions.

A collection of scarce miscellaneous Brautigan related volumes; critical studies, memoirs, etc., including the rare first printing  of a collection of Beatles lyrics introduced by Brautigan.


  • Cook, Bruce. The Beat Generation. Cloth, illustrated dust jacket. A crtique of the Beat generation, with references to Brautigan. near fine. NY: Charles Scribners Sons, 1971.
  • Gordon, Roxy. Some Things I Did. Pictorial boards, matching dust jacket. An account of Texans Roxy and Judy Gordon's "encounter with American culture" in the 1960s. Among the people they encountered was Richard Brautigan. This book is dedicated to Brautigan "whose favorite gun is the Colt Navy .36". Brautigan also provided a dust jacket blurb. A year earlier Brautigan had dedicated his poetry collection, "Rommel Drives On Deep Into Egypt" to Roxy and Judy Gordon. Fine. Encino Press, 1971. 
  • The Beatles Lyrics Illustrated. Introduction by Richard Brautigan. Illustrated wrappers. Very good or better. Rare First Printing. New York: Dell, 1975.
  • Hicks, Jack. In the Singer's Temple: Prose Fictions of Barthelme, Gaines, Brautigan, Piercy, Kesey, and Kosinski. Cloth, dust jacket. Inscribed by the author in the year of Publication. Near fine. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1981.
  • Brautigan, Ianthe. You Can't Catch Death: a Daughter's Memoir. Boards, pictorial dust jacket. Fine. Gordonsville, Virginia: St Martins Press, 2000. 
  • 4 wrapper-bound crtical studies of Brautigan by various authors. Very good or better. Various publishers.
  • Showalter, Craig V. Collecting Richard Brautigan: A Bibliocatalog. Illustrated wrappers. Signed by the author. No. 26 of 100 numbered copies. Fine. Pine Island, Minnesota. Kumquat Pressworks, 2001.

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Some light wear; generally near fine or better.

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