THE BLUE BOOK: Being a Series of Drafts and Fragments of Poems in the Rough
(New York): Doctor Generosity Press, (1970). First Edition. 8vo. plain light blue wraps. Wraps soiled and worn at yapped edge. Some creasing to covers. Very good minus. Limited edition, one of 15 numbered copies signed by Malanga, this #15. Additionally inscribed by the poet to Donald Lyons: " * / this copy for / donald lyons / artist, explorer / scholar, etc. / xxx / Gerard." (Item ID: 12857)
A warm association from Malanga to fellow Warhol Factory regular Donald Lyons. Lyons appeared in several Warhols films, and both he and Malanga were members of the Velvet Underground's touring multimedia happening The Exploding Plastic Inevitable. A collection of verse fragments reproduced in holograph accompanied by photographs by Wren De Antonio. Unpaginated.