A Gentle Mind Confused

[Midland, Texas]: Dulce Press, 1972.

Price: $600.00

Hardcover. First edition. Tall octavo. 56pp. Quarter cloth gilt and papercovered boards. Fine, lacking the presumed dustwrapper. Inscribed by the author: "May 12, 1975. To you Gail, Your presence brings warmth and caring. I feel fortunate, Candy." Poetry by Barr (original name Juanita Slusher), who was a stripper, porn actress, and prostitute (mostly active in California) who captured the public's imagination in the 1950s and 1960s. She dated Mickey Cohen and Jack Ruby, shot her second husband, and served time in prison for a marijuana conviction. Very scarce.

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Item #441377 A Gentle Mind Confused. Candy BARR.
A Gentle Mind Confused
A Gentle Mind Confused