City Lights Ephemera

Get City Lights gear for yourself, your friends and your family, far and near!
Our classic black t-shirt and black tote bag are the perennial favorites, but don't overlook our brand new onesies, baseball caps, posters and more.
 
 


Apparel



City Lights Storefront T-Shirt

$17.00

NEW! City Lights Storefront silkscreened on an American Apparel 100% cotton/preshrunk unisex tee. Available in XS, S, M, L, and XL.




City Lights Classic T-Shirt

$17.00

A truly stylish black t-shirt. City Lights logo in center of shirt. American Apparel 100% cotton/Preshrunk. Available in S, M, L, and XL.




Free Thinkers T-shirt

$17.00

White t-shirt with a silkscreen of Lawrence Ferlinghetti's handwriting that reads "City Lights: A Community Center for Books and Free Thinkers". Back reads "City Lights Books, San Francisco" in small text. American Apparel 100% cotton/Preshrunk. Available in XS, S, M, L, and XL.




City Lights Howl T-Shirt

$17.00

Front of t-shirt features the original cover of Allen Ginsberg's book Howl and Other Poems; Back features three words from the eternally famous first lines of "Howl": "Starving, Hysterical, Naked." White, American Apparel 100% combed cotton. Available in S, M, L and XL.




Kerouac Scattered Poems T-Shirt

$17.00

NEW! The Scattered Poems cover image on an American Apparel 100% cotton/preshrunk t-shirt. Available in XS, S, M, L, and XL.

Temporarily unavailable

Howl Onesie

$20.00

Must-have apparel for every Beat baby! This soft, comfortable, 100% cotton American Apparel onesie is for wee City Lights fans aged 6-12 months. The onesie is white with Howl printed in black on front and City Lights logo on back.


Beat Baby Onesie

$20.00

Must-have apparel for every Beat baby! This soft, comfortable, 100% cotton American Apparel onesie is for wee City Lights fans aged 6-12 months. The onesie is black with silver City Lights logo.


Ferlinghetti Mulberry T-Shirt

$10.00

This t-shirt features a silkscreened reproduction of a quote from Lawrence Ferlinghetti's book, Back Roads to Far Places, published by New Directions in 1971. Verses in the book are presented in Ferlinghetti's own calligraphic handwriting. Reads: "We were born under the mulberry trees from which drop the mynah birds of madness - Ferlinghetti". White shirt with black print, American Apparel 100% cotton/pre-shrunk. Available in XL only and now only Ten Dollars!

Temporarily unavailable

City Lights 60th Anniversary T-Shirt

$10.00

Commemerative t-shirt to celebrate City Lights 60th year! Available for a limited time only. Charcoal grey shirt with silver print, American Apparel 100% cotton/preshrunk. Available in XS only and now only Ten Dollars!

Temporarily unavailable

City Lights Storefront/Logo Shoulder Bag

$19.00

Sturdy white bag. Storefront on one side. City Lights logo on other side. Velcro closure, 100% cotton, made in the U.S.


City Lights Shoulder Bag

$19.00

Sturdy black bag reads: "City Lights Bookstore San Francisco" with Logo. Velcro closure, 100% cotton, made in the U.S.


City Lights Howl Shoulder Bag

$19.00

Sturdy white bag. Howl book cover on one side. Reads: "Starving, Hysterical, Naked," on other side. Velcro closure, 100% cotton, made in the U.S.


Black HOWL Baseball Cap

$15.00

Soft and comfy 100% cotton cap reads: "HOWL". One size fits all.


City Lights Baseball Cap

$15.00

Soft and comfy black cotton cap reads: "City Lights Books" with Logo. One size fits all.

 

Posters



Jack Kerouac & Neal Cassady City Lights Poster

$8.00

Road-trippers and best friends, Jack Kerouac and Neal Cassady in a sepiatone photo from 1949. Photo by Carolyn Cassady.
Poster is 32" x 23"

 
 

Miscellaneous



City Lights Blank Journal: Pocket Poets Series Edition

$10.00

Celebrate Lawrence Ferlinghetti's famed Pocket Poets Series with this new blank journal! All 61 volumes featured on the front, with a note about the series' origins inside the cover.

128 blank pages in a notebook the same classic size as all the volumes in the series.

Available only on citylights.com or at City Lights Bookstore.




City Lights Blank Journal

$10.00

The City Lights Blank Journal, available only on our website and at City Lights Bookstore!


In Search of Eros - 3 Prints
Lawrence Ferlinghetti

$25.00

Choose one of three signed reproductions from the series, In Search of Eros by Lawrence Ferlinghetti, issued on March 31, 1995 by Parchment Gallery Graphics in Charleston, WV. Reproduced on Arches hand-made paper in an edition of 40, each signed and numbered. Each print is approximately 8 x 11. The images are part of a set, selected to celebrate the human form, what Whitman called "the body electric." Each is presented in 9 x 12 black linen envelope.

Each print comes with a information sheet giving background on the project.

Pictured: print #1 on the far left, print #2 in the middle, and print #3 on the far right.

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Gift Certificates



City Lights $25 Gift Card

$25.00


City Lights $50 Gift Card

$50.00


City Lights $100 Gift Card

$100.00