Books: Puff Job

THE MARIHUANA PAPERS edited by David Solomon. 448 pages. Bobbs-Merrill.$10.

To be with it nowadays, the swinger and would-be swinger are expected to take a blase if not widely permissive view of LSD, marihuana, and virtually anything else that offers a flight into funsville. Since it helps to have a little intellectual support, the more anxiously hip members of the Now Generation will find some comfort in this one-sided propaganda volume in praise of pot.

The book was put together by David Solomon, whose qualifications are limited to the fact that he is a former editor at Esquire, Playboy and Metronome, and...

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