Notes: The first separate American edition of Kerouac's long narrative poetic experiment with automatic writing. It was first published in a 1959 issue of the literary journal Big Table. Its first separate publication was in the UK.
This edition has prefaces by Ann Charters & Michael McClure. The regular edition was a paperback; this is one of 60 hardcover copies signed by Charters and McClure.
xxiv, 67 pages.
Edition + Condition: First American edition, hardcover issue. A fine copy in black cloth. This is number 47 of 50 numbered copies (there were ten lettered copies) signed by Charters and McClure.
Publication: San Francisco: Grey Fox Press, 1993.
Item No: #361594