New York: Helen and Kurt Wolff / Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1968. First American Edition. Story of Trungpa's early life in Tibet and his escape from the Chinese, as told to Esmé Cramer Roberts in Oxford. Item #1854
First Printing, following the UK edition published by George Allen & Unwin in 1966. Octavo; brick red paper-covered boards, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; red topstain; dustjacket; 264pp; illus. Touch of rubbing to base of spine, else Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $5.95), gently spine-sunned, with a few short closed tears and some pinpoint rubbing to extremities; Very Good+.