Title: If Not Forever; A Letter to Jack Kerouac from Allen Ginsberg (Limited 1st Edition)
Binding: soft cover
Book Condition: Fine condition
Edition: First Edition, first printing (stated)
Publisher: San Francisco Sore Dove Press 2008
Seller ID: 1589
This letter from Ginsberg to Kerouac was published for the first time by Sore Dove Press in a limited print run of 376 copies, 26 of which were bound in hard cover, and 50 of which were numbered and signed by the editor, Bill Morgan who knew many of the Beat poets. This one is NOT numbered. It is, however, SIGNED on title page by Soheyl Dahi who wrote the introduction and created the art for the hard cover copies. The booklet measures 7-1/2"x9" and has 10 counted pages. The letter is one of considerable significance as Ginsberg speaks very candidly about his personal life.