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Typescript with Annotations, "Comments on 'First Thoughts, Best Thoughts" [by Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche], Three Drafts.


Price: $2,500.00

About the item

10, 13, 13 pp. 4to. Lacking the first page of the first draft, but all drafts equally toned, with mailing envelope marked "Trungpa's Poetry, sent to Ginsberg at City Lights; small tear to last page of one of the later drafts.

Item #367697

Three drafts of Ginsberg's introduction to the poems of his spiritual teacher, Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. The first draft is heavily edited by Ginsberg, the second and third drafts appear to both be the same, but one is edited by Ginsberg and Jacqueline Gens, his longtime archivist and secretary, and one edited only by Gens.