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To publish a Limited Edition High Quality Photography Book of my best pictures of NYC's Punk scene on the Bowery at CBGB's 1976-1979.
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    1 signed 5" x 8" oversized POST CARD (Blondie, Ramones or Patti Smith - your choice - see below) with SIGNED personalized THANK YOU from GODLIS. Everyone who pledges $10 or more will receive this item.

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    3 signed 5" x 8" oversized POST CARDS (Blondie, Ramones, & Patti Smith - see below) with SIGNED personalized THANK YOU from GODLIS.

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    RAMONES "End of the Century" FILM POSTER - size 27"x 40" signed by Godlis & Roberta Bayley. My photo of Joey Ramone is combined in this poster with photos of the other Ramones by fab photogs Roberta Bayley and Danny Fields. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    1 GODLIS photo T-SHIRT. Super cool High Quality Japanese T-shirts with GODLIS images (see examples below). Retail value is $80. T-shirts are mostly one of a kind so they're pot luck photographer's choice. But don't worry, they're all cool and you won't run into anyone else wearing you're shirt. At least not outside of Japan. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    1 FIRST EDITION copy of the BOOK signed - You'll be the first to have this book, and because the First Edition printing will not exceed 1500 books, this will be a collectable. *Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    T-Shirt and BOOK Combo:
    1 FIRST EDITION copy of the BOOK signed PLUS 1 GODLIS photo T-SHIRT (see above for details) You'll be the first to have this book, and because the First Edition printing will not exceed 1500 books, this will be a collectable. Super cool High Quality Japanese T-shirts with GODLIS images (see examples below). Retail value of shirt is $80. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    1 FIRST EDITION copy of the BOOK signed PLUS an 11"x14" signed Black & White C-Print PHOTOGRAPH - "Ramones, CBGB'S 1977" (see below). You'll be the first to have this book, PLUS a PHOTOGRAPH you can frame. Retail value of Photograph alone is $400. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    1 FIRST EDITION copy of the BOOK signed PLUS an 11"x14" signed Black & White C-Print PHOTOGRAPH - "Debbie Harry + Chris Stein, Sixth Ave NYC 1978" (see below). You'll be the first to have this book, PLUS a PHOTOGRAPH you can frame. Retail value of Photograph alone is $400. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    NEW! 1 FIRST EDITION copy of the BOOK signed PLUS an 11"x14" signed Black & White C-Print PHOTOGRAPH - "Talking Heads, CBGB'S 1977" (see below). You'll be the first to have this book, PLUS a PHOTOGRAPH you can frame. Retail value of Photograph alone is $400. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    1 DELUXE LIMITED EDITION copy of the BOOK in SLIPCASE, INCLUDES a signed + numbered 8"x10" Archival Silver Gelatin PHOTOGRAPH - "PATTI SMITH, BOWERY 1976" - in an EDITION of 25 (see below) You'll be the first to have this book, PLUS a PHOTOGRAPH you can frame.Retail value of this highly collectable SILVER BASED PHOTOGRAPH alone is $800. Limited Edition SLIPCASE signed + numbered. ALL BACKERS AT THIS LEVEL will be thanked on the KICKSTARTER ACKNOWLEDGEMENT page of the book. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    1 DELUXE LIMITED EDITION copy of the BOOK in SLIPCASE. INCLUDES a signed + numbered 8"x10" Archival Silver Gelatin PHOTOGRAPH - "BLONDIE, CBGB's 1977" - in an Edition of 25 (see below). You'll be the first to have this book, PLUS a PHOTOGRAPH you can frame. Retail value of this highly collectable SILVER BASED PHOTOGRAPH alone is $800. Limited Edition SLIPCASE signed + numbered. ALL BACKERS AT THIS LEVEL will be thanked on the KICKSTARTER ACKNOWLEDGEMENT page of the book. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    NEW!! 1 DELUXE LIMITED EDITION copy of the BOOK in SLIPCASE. INCLUDES a signed + numbered 8"x10" Archival Silver Gelatin PHOTOGRAPH - "NO WAVE PUNKS, Bowery 1978" - in an Edition of 10 (see below). You'll be the first to have this book, PLUS a PHOTOGRAPH you can frame. Retail value of this highly collectable SILVER BASED PHOTOGRAPH alone is $800. Limited Edition SLIPCASE signed + numbered. ALL BACKERS AT THIS LEVEL will be thanked on the KICKSTARTER ACKNOWLEDGEMENT page of the book. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    NEW!! 1 DELUXE LIMITED EDITION copy of the BOOK in SLIPCASE. INCLUDES a signed + numbered 8"x10" Archival Silver Gelatin PHOTOGRAPH - "RICHARD HELL, Bowery 1978" - in an Edition of 10 (see below). You'll be the first to have this book, PLUS a PHOTOGRAPH you can frame. Retail value of this highly collectable SILVER BASED PHOTOGRAPH alone is $800. Limited Edition SLIPCASE signed + numbered. ALL BACKERS AT THIS LEVEL will be thanked on the KICKSTARTER ACKNOWLEDGEMENT page of the book. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    NEW!! 1 DELUXE LIMITED EDITION copy of the BOOK in SLIPCASE. INCLUDES a signed + numbered 8"x10" Archival Silver Gelatin PHOTOGRAPH - "RAMONES, CBGB's 1977" (Joey Ramone holding Gabba Gabba Hey sign -see below) - in an Edition of 10. You'll be the first to have this book, PLUS a PHOTOGRAPH you can frame. Retail value of this highly collectable SILVER BASED PHOTOGRAPH alone is $800. Limited Edition SLIPCASE signed + numbered. ALL BACKERS AT THIS LEVEL will be thanked on the KICKSTARTER ACKNOWLEDGEMENT page of the book. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    NEW!! 1 DELUXE LIMITED EDITION copy of the BOOK in SLIPCASE. INCLUDES a signed + numbered 8"x10" Archival Silver Gelatin PHOTOGRAPH - "Alex Chilton, Bowery 1977" - in an Edition of 10 (see below). You'll be the first to have this book, PLUS a PHOTOGRAPH you can frame. Retail value of this highly collectable SILVER BASED PHOTOGRAPH alone is $800. Limited Edition SLIPCASE signed + numbered. ALL BACKERS AT THIS LEVEL will be thanked on the KICKSTARTER ACKNOWLEDGEMENT page of the book. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    NEW!! 1 DELUXE LIMITED EDITION copy of the BOOK in SLIPCASE. INCLUDES a signed + numbered 8"x10" Archival Silver Gelatin PHOTOGRAPH - "Cramps, Bowery 1977"(see below) - in an Edition of 10. You'll be the first to have this book, PLUS a PHOTOGRAPH you can frame. Retail value of this highly collectable SILVER BASED PHOTOGRAPH alone is $800. Limited Edition SLIPCASE signed + numbered. ALL BACKERS AT THIS LEVEL will be thanked on the KICKSTARTER ACKNOWLEDGEMENT page of the book. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    NEW! PHOTO SESSION + Breakfast + BOOK. Your very own Night Photo Session with GODLIS. Includes Breakfast with GODLIS in the East Village + a signed copy of the Book, digital jpegs and 3 - 11"x14" photos.

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    1 DELUXE LIMITED EDITION copy of the BOOK in SLIPCASE, INCLUDES a signed + numbered 11" x 14" Archival Silver Gelatin PHOTOGRAPH - "PATTI SMITH, BOWERY 1976" - in an EDITION of 25 (see below). You'll be the first to have this book, PLUS a PHOTOGRAPH you can frame.Retail value of this highly collectable SILVER BASED PHOTOGRAPH alone is $1200. Limited Edition SLIPCASE signed + numbered. ALL BACKERS AT THIS LEVEL will be thanked on the KICKSTARTER ACKNOWLEDGEMENT page of the book. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    1 DELUXE LIMITED EDITION copy of the BOOK in SLIPCASE, INCLUDES a signed + numbered 11"x14" Archival Silver Gelatin PHOTOGRAPH - "BLONDIE, CBGB's 1977" - in an Edition of 25 (see below). You'll be the first to have this book, PLUS a PHOTOGRAPH you can frame.Retail value of this highly collectable SILVER BASED PHOTOGRAPH alone is $1200. Limited Edition SLIPCASE signed + numbered. ALL BACKERS AT THIS LEVEL will be thanked on the KICKSTARTER ACKNOWLEDGEMENT page of the book. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    1 DELUXE LIMITED EDITION copy of the BOOK in SLIPCASE, INCLUDES a signed + numbered 16" x 20" Archival Silver Gelatin PHOTOGRAPH - "PATTI SMITH, BOWERY 1976" - in an EDITION of 10 (see below). You'll be the first to have this book, PLUS a PHOTOGRAPH you can frame. Retail value of this highly collectable SILVER BASED PHOTOGRAPH alone is $1500. SLIPCASE signed + numbered. ALL BACKERS AT THIS LEVEL will be thanked on the KICKSTARTER ACKNOWLEDGEMENT page of the book. * Donation includes US shipping. *International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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    1 DELUXE LIMITED EDITION copy of the BOOK in SLIPCASE, INCLUDES a signed + numbered 16" x 20" Archival Silver Gelatin PHOTOGRAPH - "BLONDIE, CBGB'S 1977" - in an EDITION of 10 (see below). You'll be the first to have this book, PLUS a PHOTOGRAPH you can frame. Retail value of this highly collectable SILVER BASED PHOTOGRAPH alone is $1500. SLIPCASE signed + numbered. ALL BACKERS AT THIS LEVEL will be thanked on the KICKSTARTER ACKNOWLEDGEMENT page of the book. * Donation includes US shipping. * International shipping extra / Please contact for estimate.

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