New York: Gotham Book Mart, 1973. First Edition. A slim, early collection of poems, dedicated to Allen Lanier, Arthur Rimbaud, and William S. Burroughs, with a cover portrait of Smith by Robert Mapplethorpe. A well-preserved copy of a book typically found read to death, particularly desirable with a contemporary signature. Item #4298
First Printing, wrappered issue. Octavo (cm); photo-illustrated card wrappers, stapled; ,11-45,pp. Signed by the author in a contemporary hand, directly above a small drawing of a star. Subtle toning to wrappers, with a small, faint spot to upper left corner of rear wrapper; contents fresh; Near Fine.