Carl Wiliams of Maggs Bros. Ltd. on the Beats, counterculture books & more!

This just in from Carl Williams of Maggs Bros. Ltd, the outstanding London bookseller:

Here’s a catalogue and informal show that we have just put together from Scratch, all items are for sale and to be taken away. We will replace any gaps with other like minded images and/or words.

See below for a talk at Harvard on Wednesday, November 14, 5:30 p.m. (reception to follow) In conjunction with the exhibition From Austen to Zola: Amy Lowell as a Collector
“Collecting the Counterculture”

Carl Williams, Maggs Bros. Ltd., London, will speak on collecting the Beats, psychedelia, Timothy Leary, Black Panthers, Hippies, Yippies, Hell’s Angels, surrealism, Guy Debord, Aleister Crowley, William Burroughs, Paris May 1968, and other material documenting 20th- and 21st-century culture.

Edison and Newman Room, Houghton Library
For details call Leslie Morris at 617-495-2449

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