1966-Dr Timothy Leary-The Psychedelic Experience-Original First Pressing LP and HARDCOVER BOOK! SIGNED Timothy Leary! PAE Misc Grades

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Timothy Leary was one of the most visible figures of the 1960's counter culture. The one time Harvard professor was an early advocate of the psychedelic experience and consciousness expanding substances. He helped open the minds of many of us whom would not be here today had he not. This lot contains 2 amazing and vintage items for “The Psychedelic Experience”. The First Original Pressing of Leary first LP album and a hardcover book SIGNED by Dr Timothy Leary himself! These treasures are extremely rare and seldom surface for collectors of this remarkable material!

THE PSYCHEDELIC EXPERIENCE - First Pressing of the LP BRX 601. Released 1966 Produced by Broadside Records NYC - Cover Drawing by Edward Epstein / Design by Ronald Clyne - Includes the original booklet - The LP is still in the original opened outer shrink wrap. This was Dr. Leary's FIRST LP and this example is from the earliest of the three 60's pressing with a thick leathery album jacket and wrap-around cover slick. Dr. Leary and Ralph Metzner take turns reading from their 1964 book "The Psychedelic Experience" with an occasional bell chime! Side 1: Going out/Side 2: Coming Back. Includes the original 4 page offset printed descriptive notes (printer's union logo "bug" appears at lower right corner on the backside of page 4). PAE Vinyl Graded VG++ - LP Jacket: Light circle wear on album jacket from record inside.

THE PSYCHEDELIC EXPERIENCE Hardbound Book. HAND SIGNED by Dr Timothy Leary! See photos. This is the 9th Printing of “TPE A Manual Based on the Tibetan Book of Dead” published by University Books in May 1972 (first printing appeared in August of 1964). This is the book that Dr. Leary and Ralph Metzner take turns reading from in the LP album listed above in this lot! The beautiful signature by Dr Timothy Leary is on Page 2 of this book! PAE Near Mint “83” Wear on the book-cover light toning. 

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