(SOLD): CHEN, C.M. Selected Han-Shan Poems for Hippie Reading.
(Kalimpon, India): C.M. Chen, 1970. First edition. 16mo. 48 pages. Super cool selection of the historical Buddhist hermit Han-Shan’s poems from the 9th century. The poems have been translated by C. M. Chen, a Buddhist yogi, along with advice to the advice to the ‘modern’ hippie with the hope that they can possess the same merits and characteristics as an ‘ancient’ hippie, Han-Shan. A very good copy in stapled wrappers. Front cover with printed statement “A Gift by The Buddhist Hippies Leader ven. Gary Snyder, California, USA”. Rare, no copies located on Worldcat.