Gregory Corso was born on March 26, 1930 in New York City. His first book of poetry was published by City Lights Press in 1955.
Gasoline & Vestal Lady on Brattle|
Pocket Poets Number 8
"Open this book as you would a box of crazy toys, take in your hands a refinement of beauty out of a destructive atmosphere. These combinations are imaginary and pure, in accordance with Corso's individual (therefore universal) desire." —Allen Ginsberg
Elegiac Feelings American.|
This book is the next thing to an unplanned self-portrait and gives a lively sense of the life Corso lead.