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BKLYN Bookmatch: Land of a Thousand and One Smiths

Poet, musician, elegist at the intersection of New York, feminism, the Chelsea Hotel, the Beats, the 70s, punk. Includes works by and about Patti Smith, the artists that she's collaborated with and been inspired by, and books that mythologize New York.

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Patti Smith's Favorite Songs


A playlist of songs that resonate with Patti Smith

Patti Smith, Phillip Glass, HOWL


Patti Smith performs poetry by Allen Ginsberg to musical accompaniment

Collected lyrics : 1970-2015

Smith, Patti, author. | PRINTED MATL

Patti Smith

Eric Wendell. |

2 x intro

photographs by Michael Stipe ; [with additional photographs by Oliver Ray]. |

Just kids [electronic resource].

Smith, Patti. | eAudiobook

The coral sea

Patti Smith. |

Patti Smith, American artist

Stefanko, Frank. | Book

M train

Patti Smith. |

M train

Patti Smith. |


Patti Smith. |


Smith, Patti, author, narrator. | EAUDIO

Year of the monkey

Smith, Patti, author. |

Patti Smith

Alan Cross. |

Patti Smith

edited and with an interview by Susan Lubowsky Talbott with the assistance of Erin Monroe. |

Year of the monkey

Smith, Patti, author. |


William Blake ; selected and introduced by Patti Smith. |

Acid for the children : a memoir

Flea (Musician), author. |


translated with an introduction and notes by Wallace Fowlie ; updated, revised and with a foreword by Seth Whidden. |

The Dalai Lama : an extraordinary life

Norman, Alexander, author. |

Rashåomon and seventeen other stories

Ryåunosuke Akutagawa ; selected and translated with notes by Jay Rubin ; with an introduction by Haruki Murakami. |

Sleep of Memory

Modiano, Patrick/ Polizzotti, Mark (TRN) | PRINTED MATL

The Thief's Journal

Genet, Jean/ Sartre, Jean-Paul (FRW)/ Smith, Patti (INT)/ Frechtman, Bernard (TRN) | PRINTED MATL


Carlo Collodi ; translated from the Italian by Geoffrey Brock ; introduction by Umberto Eco ; afterword by Rebecca West. |

No longer human

by Osamu Dazai ; translated by Donald Keene. |

Collected poems

Federico Garcâia Lorca ; revised edition, with an introduction and notes by Christopher Maurer ; translated by Catherine Brown [and others]. |

Rimbaud complete.

translated, edited, and with an introduction by Wyatt Mason. |

Poet in New York

Federico Garcâia Lorca ; translated from the Spanish by Greg Simon and Steven F. White ; edited and with an introduction and notes by Christopher Maurer. |

Robert Mapplethorpe

Frances Terpak & Michelle Brunnick ; with essays by Patti Smith and Jonathan Weinberg. |

Inside the Dream Palace

Sherill Tippins. |

Chelsea horror hotel

Dee Dee Ramone. |

Inside the dream palace

Sherill Tippins. |

Trying to float

Nicolaia Rips. |

Roberto Bolaäno

last interview by Mâonica Maristain ; translated by Sybil Perez ; with an introduction by Marcela Valdes ; annotations by Tom McCartan. |

Hello goodbye hello

Craig Brown. |

November 1969, Patti Smith and Allen Ginsberg meet over a sandwich


Patricia Morrisroe. |

Smash cut

Brad Gooch. |

Art After Stonewall : 1969-1989

Weinberg, Jonathan/ Cann, Tyler/ Kinigopoulo, Anastasia/ Sawyer, Drew |

Hole in my life

Jack Gantos. |