Burnt Heart: Ode to the War Dead
Price: 15.00 USD
San Francisco: City Lights Books, (1971), 16mo. Wraps. 62 p. "One long tirade of psychedelic mysticism with surreal glimpses of the war, epitomized as a young soldier who can now only relax while smoking marijuana and as 'an old saintly white beard tortured to death in a / rice paddy.' The war is analogized as 'stairways of horrible facts... the Tomb of America'" - Newman 1st ed. Cook 95. Newman 1092. One of 2000 copies.