Item #33230 THE HOLY BARBARIANS. Lawrence Lipton.


New York: Julian Messner Inc, 1959.

1st Edition. First Edition. Black cloth Boards with Green Stamping on spine and front - 8vo, 318pp; black cloth. Dust jacket with some nicks and rubbing but imagery still sharp.

Lawrence Lipton was an illustrator, writer, journalist and BEAT poet.
"Lipton writes about the BEAT Generation first hand. The First Complete Story of the "Beats" - That Hip, Cool, Frantic Generation of New Bohemians Who Are Turning the AmericanScale of Values Inside Out...Mr. Lipton's poems and essays have appeared in such magazines as Atlantic Monthly, The Nation, Chicago Review, the Paris Review and Quarterly Review of Literature. His most recent book of poetry, RAINBOW AT MIDNIGHT, was a Book Club for Poetry selection in 1955"*. Dustjacket flap.

Lawrence Lipton was the father of the late James Lipton, who was well know for "Inside the Actors Studio".

These editions are rare to come by.

Item #33230    Price: US$165.00

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