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The Resource A Coney Island of the mind, poems by Lawrence Ferlinghetti

A Coney Island of the mind, poems by Lawrence Ferlinghetti

Label
A Coney Island of the mind
Title
A Coney Island of the mind
Statement of responsibility
poems by Lawrence Ferlinghetti
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection of poems by Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Beat poet, and proprietor of the City Lights Bookshop in San Francisco.
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3511.E557
LC item number
C6
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
New Directions paperbook
Series volume
74
Summary expansion
Ferlinghetti borrowed the title from Henry Miller's Into the Night Life, to describe his feelings as he wrote, a "circus of the soul." Ferlinghetti's "material, his tone, and phrasing, are taken from everyday life, from the 'Coney Island' of ideas and feelings in all our minds...."--Cover blurb
Label
A Coney Island of the mind, poems by Lawrence Ferlinghetti
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Page 93: "Index of titles and first lines."
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
93 pages
Lccn
58007150
Note
  • College Library copy: "Twenty-first printing." Black and white wrappers, illustrated with a scene of Coney Island lights. Includes [2] page-list of New Directions paperbooks at end. In brown cardboard library binding.
  • YRL stacks copy: "Ninth printing." Black and white wrappers, illustrated with a scene of Coney Island lights. Includes [2] page-list of New Directions paperbooks at end. In brown cardboard library binding. YRL stacks second copy and SRLF copy: "Forty-first printing".
  • Spec. Coll. copy: First printing. Black and white wrappers, illustrated with a scene of Coney Island lights. Includes [1] page-list of New Directions paperbooks at end. In manila folder; in manila pocket in brown cardboard library binding.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00284358
  • ucoclc284358
Label
A Coney Island of the mind, poems by Lawrence Ferlinghetti
Publication
Note
Page 93: "Index of titles and first lines."
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
93 pages
Lccn
58007150
Note
  • College Library copy: "Twenty-first printing." Black and white wrappers, illustrated with a scene of Coney Island lights. Includes [2] page-list of New Directions paperbooks at end. In brown cardboard library binding.
  • YRL stacks copy: "Ninth printing." Black and white wrappers, illustrated with a scene of Coney Island lights. Includes [2] page-list of New Directions paperbooks at end. In brown cardboard library binding. YRL stacks second copy and SRLF copy: "Forty-first printing".
  • Spec. Coll. copy: First printing. Black and white wrappers, illustrated with a scene of Coney Island lights. Includes [1] page-list of New Directions paperbooks at end. In manila folder; in manila pocket in brown cardboard library binding.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00284358
  • ucoclc284358

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