New York: Grove Press, 1964. First American Edition. The author's first novel, written from 1962-63 when he was 28 years old. The book was published in 1965, sold less than 1,000 copies before going out of print and was promptly forgotten. It has since been re-issued and hailed as a cult classic. Particularly desirable as an advance. Item #1950
First Printing, a review copy, with the publisher's typed slip laid in. Octavo; dark blue cloth, with titles stamped in silver on spine; dustjacket; 159, pp. Tight, Fine copy in a very Near Fine dustjacket, unclipped (priced $3.95), with subtle toning to spine and extremities.