The Fugs’ Songbook

Ed Sanders, Tuli Kupferberg


Edition : First / New York / Peace Eye Bookstore / 1965 / Softcover. / VG
Small 4to, 27pp. More recently bound. Text in English. Included is a second xeroxed copy, inscribed by Sanders to former owner of both volumes David Peel (Downtown musician who shared a space with The Fugs).

Songbook published by Sanders of Anti-Establishment favourites The Fugs. The Fugs were formed by Sanders and Kupfeberg in late 1964 took their name from a euphemism for “fu*k” used in Norman Mailer’s novel, The Naked and The Dead. The band became a firm favourite with both the Beat and Hippy crowd.