Carl Larsen – Books and Broadsides

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SECTION A:
This index includes books, chapbooks, booklets and broadsides

1. NOTES FROM A MACHINE SHOP
Alondra: Hennypenny Press, 1956
First edition, saddle-stapled illustrated wrappers, 5.5″ x 8.25″, 16 pages, numbered but no limitation stated, offset printed, edited by James M. Singer Jr. Published as Henny Penny Press Chapbook / Periodical #1.

2. THE JOURNAL OF AN EXISTENTIALIST VILLAIN
Redondo Beach: Hennypenny Press, 1957
First edition, saddle-stapled illustrated wrappers, 5.5″ x 8.25″, 16 pages, offset printed.




3. ARROWS OF LONGING
Eureka, CA: Hearse Press, 1958
First edition, saddle-stapled illustrated wrappers, 5.5″ x 8.25″, 16 pages, (100 copies), offset printed, edited by E.V. Griffith. Published as Hearse Chapbook #1.


4. HERE, IN COUNTDOWN DARKNESS [broadside]
Penny Poems, 1959

5. THE GEOMETRIC NIGHTINGALE
New York: 7 Poets Press, February 1960

6. ONAN’S SEED
New York: 7 Poets Press, 1960

7. STORMING YOUR GATES: 1, A BOWL OF SHADOWS [broadside]
New Haven: Penny Poems, 1961

8. BEAT GENERATION COOK-BOOK
New York: 7 Poets Press, 1961
First edition, saddle-stapled sheets tipped in to illustrated wrappers, 5.75″ x 8.75″, 36 pages, offset printed. Includes printed ads for other 7 Poets Press books including Bukowski’s Longshot Poems for Broke Players.

9. THE PLOT TO ASSASSINATE THE CHASE MANHATTAN BANK
New York: Poets Press, 1962
First edition, saddle-stapled illustrated wrappers, 6″ x 9″, 20 pages, offset printed. Published as #4 in the Seven Poets Press Series One, following O.W. Crane’s View from the Garret, Harland Ristau’s Next Time You’re Alive, and Charles Bukowski’s Longshot Poems for Broke Players.

10. THE NAKED AND THE DEAD AND THE PRIDE AND THE PASSION AND OTHER POEMS
Torrance: Hors Commerce, 1963

11. THE BOOK OF ERIC HAMMERSCOFFER
Tarot Press, 1964

12. THE TOAD KING & OTHER POEMS
Lanham: Goosetree Press, 1964
First edition, saddle-stapled in printed wrappers, 4.25″ x 7″, 6 pages, offset printed. Poems collected in the book previously appeared in Merlin’s Magic, The Wormwood Review, and Mummy.


13. THE CLOCKS
Cody: Pioneer Drama Service, 1964

14. LEAH
Cleveland: Renegade Press, 1965
First edition, side-stapled in printed wrappers, 5.5″ x 8.5″, 10 pages, 100 copies, letterpress printed by d.a. levy. This 8-part poem previously appeared in The Wormwood Review.
(T&H P-58)

15. LOWER EAST: STANLEY’S BAR
Niagara Falls: Press Today Niagara, 1966
Published as Press Today Niagara monograph, No. 1

16. THE POPULAR MECHANICS BOOK OF POETRY
Bensenville: Mimeo Press, 1966
First edition, saddle-stapled in illustrated wrappers, 7″ x 8.5″, 24 pages, mimeograph printed, edited by Douglas Blazek. Forward by James Singer. Poems collected in the book previously appeared in The Wormwood Review, The Spero, The Panic Button, Poetmeat, and Simbolica.

17. OL’PECKERHEAD
San Jose: Samisdat, 1975
First edition, saddle-stapled in illustrated wrappers, 5.5″ x 8.5″, 16 pages, offset printed. Published as Samisdat, Vol. 9, No. 1. Poems collected in the book previously appeared in Samisdat and Ampersand.

18. THE MIDVALE CHRONICLE
New York: New Earth Books 1977