Allen Ginsberg: Photographs. Photographs and commentary by Allen Ginsberg. Twelvetrees Press, Pasadena, 1988. 112 pp. First edition (limited to 5000 copies). Inscribed 'for David Aschkenas', dated (4/8/94), with encircled letters 'AH'. Clothbound with embossed boards. Dust jacket. 80 sheet-fed gravures.
For decades the poet Allen Ginsberg photographed the "Beat" generation and the countercultures around him. This invaluable visual history is supplemented by Ginsberg's own comments in script beneath each photograph. Included are photographs of Jack Kerouac, William Burroughs, Jack Cassidy, Robert Frank, and many other writers, artists, and friends.
Note: This book is available, unsigned, in its second edition, as photo-eye catalogue #TT019
Very Fine in Fine dust jacket with some very slight edge wear; a gorgeous copy of this captivating monograph.