Mishaps, Perhaps by Carl Solomon


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Edited By Mary Beach. Published by City Lights Books / Beach Books Text & Documents, San Francisco, 1966. First edition. Foreword by Claude Pelieu. Softcover, pictorial wraps. 60pp. Tiny chip to bottom edge of rear wrap and last pages at spine, else a bright Near Fine copy.

Cover photo of Solomon by Jeffrey Beach.

Solomon’s first book, a collection of prose and poetry. Solomon was the dedicatee of Allen Ginsberg’s seminal poem HOWL, the two had previously met in the waiting room of the New York State Psychiatric Institute.