The Toe Queen: Poems. Ed Sanders.

The Toe Queen: Poems

New York: Fuck You Press, 1964. First edition. 4to, mimeographed from typescript and drawing on rectos only, with the exception of the final leaf which is mimeographed on verso. Side-stapled.

“Printed, published, zapped, & ejaculated at a secret location in the lower east side.” The poems in the book describe the adventures of Tillie the Toe Queen, a Broadway hustler, whose feet find themselves the object of various sundry affections. The poems were written when Sanders worked at a cigar store on 42nd street, and many of the poems were originally written on cigar boxes.

Very good with toning to margins and some spots of minor soiling, and a couple minor creases along spine. Item #26663

Price: $125.00

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