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Guide to the David Giannini Collection on Richard Hell and Genesis: Grasp MSS.581

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Creator: Giannini, David
Source: Granary Books (Firm)
Title: David Giannini Collection on Richard Hell and Genesis: Grasp
Dates [inclusive]: 1968-1972
Abstract: David Giannini is an American poet who has published more than 30 collections with small presses, and whose work has appeared in national and international literary magazines and anthologies. Opens, his first book of poetry, was published in 1971 by Genesis: Grasp Press, which he edited and co-founded in 1967. The David Giannini Collection on Richard Hell and Genesis: Grasp (dated 1968-1972) consists of correspondence between Richard Hell and Giannini, the majority of which consists of letters from Hell.
Quantity: .25 linear feet in 1 half manuscript box
Location: Materials are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please request materials at least two business days prior to your research visit to coordinate access.
Language: Materials are in English.
Call Phrase: MSS.581