Auerhahn Press Mad Monster Mammoth Poets' Reading. Robert LaVigne, Bruce Conner.

Auerhahn Press Mad Monster Mammoth Poets' Reading

San Francisco: Auerhahn Press, [1959]. 2 3/4 x 3 3/4" card, printed by letterpress.

Announcement card for this now legendary reading held Saturday, August 29 at Garibaldi Hall in North Beac to in order to raise funds for the Auerhahn Press. According to Anastasia Aukeman's book 'Welcome to Painterland: Bruce Conner and the Rat Bastard Protective Association,' the event began with a parade and a "spectacle of objects" by Robert LaVigne and Bruce Conner [Aukeman p. 96]. Poets who read that night included Christopher Maclaine, Philip Lamantia, Philip Whalen, John Wieners, Bob Kaufman, and others.

Lightly toned and foxed, with a small indent to verso; very good. Item #24923

Price: $85.00

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