Charles Henri Ford papers related to Om Krishna II


Creator: Ford, Charles Henri
Date(s): 1966-1981
Bulk Dates: 1979-1981
Call Number: MSS 0294
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: These letters from American poet Charles Henri Ford (and others) to publishers Charles and Pamela Plymell concern publication plans for Ford's Om Krishna II (Cherry Valley Editions, 1981). In addition to Ford's letters there are single letters from Beat poet Allen Ginsberg, Nepalese artist Indra Tamang, bookbinder Alan Brilliant, writer Ed Germain, and the Plymells. A draft typescript of Om Krishna II, a book cover for the limited edition title, and biographical information about Ford are also contained in the collection.
Physical Description: 42 items
Immediate Source of Acquisition: Purchase, January 1992
Processing Information: Processed and encoded by Anita Wellner, May 2011.