The Beard PLUS Small poster for performances at California Hall in February, 1967. Michael McClure.
The Beard PLUS Small poster for performances at California Hall in February, 1967
The Beard PLUS Small poster for performances at California Hall in February, 1967

The Beard PLUS Small poster for performances at California Hall in February, 1967

[No place]: Michael McClure, 1965; San Francisco: [1967]. Poster: Blue and red on offwhite paper, with quotations from Norman Mailer, Kenneth Tynan, and Allen Ginsberg. 27.9 x 21.5 cm. Book: Glossy white cover with titling in blue and photos of Jean Harlow (front) and Billy the Kid (rear) in light brown. 70 leaves printed one side from typescript. 33 x 21.6 cm. Laid in: an undated, unused ticket from Telegraph Press, Printers. Published "for actors and friends of the author, only." The highly charged conclusion of the play led to the arrest but no convictions of the two actors, Billie Dixon and Richard Bright, in its early performances in San Francisco, Berkeley, and Los Angeles. A couple of tiny nicks on the bottom edge of the front cover; otherwise, fine. OCLC locates a copy of the poster only at the University of North Carolina. Very fine. **Free domestic shipping with direct order. Item #91502

Price: $200.00

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