New York: Birth, 1960. First Edition. Wraps. 8vo. Saddle-stapled in original printed wraps. Good plus. Curling and creasing to front wrapper and first several pages with two small tears; no losses. Pages clean and unmarked throughout. Binding sound. 80pp. Good +. Item #22802
One of two books comprising the third ("double") issue of Kupferberg's BIRTH magazine, devoted to drugs, with this first half on alcohol, marijuana, and peyote. Contains historical quotations and illustrations relaing to drink, and original contributions by Louis Andreatta and Faith Beiley. The peyote section includes a contribution from Allen Ginsberg.