(FERLINGHETTI, Lawrence) (1919- )
American poet, painter, social activist, and the co-founder of City Lights Booksellers & Publishers. BOOK: Stated Signed First Edition; Ferlinghetti: Portrait. Author: Christopher Felver. hardbound, original dustjacket. Signed on the title page. Gibbs-Smith Publishers, Salt Lake City, 1988., Numerous black/white photographs. Near fine. Mr. Ferlinghetti is the author of poetry, translations, fiction, theatre, art criticism, […]
(FRANCIS I, Pope) (1936- )
Born Jore Mario Bergolio. Former cardinal-archbishop of Buenos Aires; former Superior General of the Argentine Society of Jesus. Elected supreme pontiff in 2013 at the age of 76. EPH: Ephemera Rare personally-worn zucchetto (skullcap) of Pope Francis I. Acquired from the grandson of a man who knew then Monsignor (now Archbishop) Alfred Xuereb who was […]
Little Journeys: Philosophers. Letter set print and color by Joseph Weber of Weber Printing, East Aurora, New York, 2008. Rich purple suede cover with gilt-lettered leather title. A beautiful specimen and affordably priced given the craftsmanship.
(Jefferson, Thomas) (1743 – 1826)