The Haight-Ashbury. A History by Charles Perry, 1984 USA scarce 1st edition hardback

£70.00

First comprehensive history of the movement between 1965-67 that culminated in San Francisco’s famous Summer of Love. Eight years in the making and including 16 pages of rare period photographs, this book introduces us to the people who formed the “love generation”: Allen Ginsberg, Gary Snyder, Timothy Leary, Richard Alpert, Grateful Dead, Hunter S Thompson etc

 

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First comprehensive history of the movement between 1965-67 that culminated in San Francisco’s famous Summer of Love. Eight years in the making and including 16 pages of rare period photographs, this book introduces us to the people who formed the “love generation”: Allen Ginsberg, Gary Snyder, Timothy Leary, Richard Alpert, Grateful Dead, Hunter S Thompson etc