Lunch Poems

Be the first to review this product

Availability: In stock


Quick Overview

Lunch Poems, first published in 1964 by City Lights Books as number nineteen in the Pocket Poets series, is widely considered to be Frank O'Hara's freshest and most accomplished collection of poetry.

Lunch Poems

Double click on above image to view full picture

Zoom Out
Zoom In

More Views

  • Lunch Poems


Edited by the poet in collaboration with Lawrence Ferlinghetti and Donald Allen, who had published O'Hara’s poems in his monumental The New American Poetry in 1960, it contains some of the poet’s best known works including "The Day Lady Died," "Ave Maria," and "Poem" [Lana Turner has collapsed!].

This new limited 50th anniversary edition contains a preface by John Ashbery and an editor’s note by City Lights publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti, along with facsimile reproductions of a selection of previously unpublished correspondence between Ferlinghetti and O’Hara that shed new light on the preparation of Lunch.

Additional Information

Author Frank O'Hara
Publisher City Lights Books
Page Count 104pp
Publication Size 5.25 x 6.75
Publication Notes hardcover
Publication Date July 15, 2014
ISBN 978-0872866171

You may also be interested in the following product(s)

Dharma Bums

Dharma Bums

A Coney Island Of The Mind: Poems By Lawrence Ferlinghetti

A Coney Island Of The Mind: Poems By Lawrence Ferlinghetti

Big Sur (Penguin Ink)

Big Sur (Penguin Ink)

Satan Says

Satan Says


Product Tags

Use spaces to separate tags. Use single quotes (') for phrases.