Pictures of the Gone World
Pictures of the Gone World
Pocket Poets Number 1

Published to celebrate forty years of City Lights publishing, which began with the letterpress printing of this book in 1955.

It was Lawrence Ferlinghetti's first book, and it has been reprinted twenty-one times, having never been out of print. The original edition contained the first twenty-seven poems to which the author has now added eighteen new verses.

Lawrence Ferlinghetti, poet and founder of City Lights Books, author of A Coney Island of the Mind and Pictures of the Gone World, among numerous other books, has been drawing from life since his student days in Paris where he frequented the Academie Julien and where he did his first oil painting.

Title Pictures of the Gone World
Subtitle Pocket Poets Number 1
Publisher City Lights Publishers
Title First Published 1995
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 48 p.
ISBN-10 0872863034
ISBN-13 9780872863033
Publication Date 1995
Main content page count 48
Weight 16 oz.
List Price $8.95

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