New York: Grove Press, Inc., 1982. First Edition, First Printing.
Octavo (9 1/8 x 6 1/8 inches; 233 x 155 mm), 110 pages, in photo-illustrated stiff wrappers.
SIGNED by Lydia Lunch in black marker on the upper wrapper. Poems by acclaimed punk rockers Lydia Lunch and Exene Cervenka. They collaborated on many of the poems, which are set in two typefaces: Helvetica for poems by Cervenka and Times New Roman for poems by Lunch. Cover photo by David Arnoff.
Lunch founded the group Teenage Jesus and the Jerks, while Cervenka was lead singer of the band X. (The band won awards for the 1981 album Wild Gift.) While this book may not exactly be for all ages, many readers will appreciate the camp humor and street vibe. SCARCE SIGNED. Item #2090
CONDITION: Light edge wear and soiling to wrappers, slight toning to page edges, small crease to top outer corner of a number of pages. Very Good or better.