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Gertrude Stein by Andy Warhol
Gertrude Stein  by Francis Picabia

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Pablo Picasso to Gertrude Stein, 1919.

Pablo Picasso to Gertrude Stein, 1919.

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from “Stein Toklas” by Ward Schumaker.

from “Stein Toklas” by Ward Schumaker.

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FRIENDS, THE FUTURE LOOKS BRIGHT™ February 2013: MOODS | Rachel B. Glaser | Factory Hollow Press

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FRIENDS, THE FUTURE LOOKS BRIGHT™
February 2013: MOODS | Rachel B. Glaser | Factory Hollow Press

2 Poems by H. D.

8vo., saddle-stitched wraps. One of 200 copies. Poems by H. D. which first appeared in 1937, here illustrated after lithographs by Wesley Tanner.

Lord Alfred Tennyson with an ocelot.

Lord Alfred Tennyson with an ocelot.

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Ferlinghetti’s latest sign in City Lights’ window says it all.

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Ferlinghetti’s latest sign in City Lights’ window says it all.

Craigie House. Watercolor and pencil, early 1850s.
Fanny and Henry [Wadsworth Longfellow] are portrayed on the right, in front of the east porch or “piazza,” while Charley, Erny, and possibly Alice (who was born 22 September 1850) can be seen peering out of a second-floor window.

Craigie House. Watercolor and pencil, early 1850s.

Fanny and Henry [Wadsworth Longfellow] are portrayed on the right, in front of the east porch or “piazza,” while Charley, Erny, and possibly Alice (who was born 22 September 1850) can be seen peering out of a second-floor window.

Niterói - Forte do Pico - Praça Portugal - Azulejos com Poema de Fernando Pessoa

Niterói - Forte do Pico - Praça Portugal - Azulejos com Poema de Fernando Pessoa

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George Schneeman & Ron Padgett / Homage to Leopardi

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George Schneeman & Ron PadgettHomage to Leopardi