A Coney Island of the Mind [With CD]

A Coney Island of the Mind [With CD]

By Lawrence Ferlinghetti

New Directions Publishing Corporation, Hardcover, 9780811217477, 94pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2008

Description
This special 50th Anniversary Edition comes with a newly recorded CD of the author reading the 29 poems of the title section ofA Coney Island of the Mind as well as selections from Pictures of the Gone World.


About the Author
The poet, publisher, and activist Lawrence Ferlinghetti, born in Yonkers, New York, in 1919, has received the Robert Frost Memorial Medal and the first Literarian Award of the National Book Foundation. He is the subject of Christopher Felver s new film documentary, Ferlinghetti: A Rebirth of Wonder.