New York: The Macmillan Company, 1971. Dylan's first book, set to be published in 1966, pending a few changes he wanted to make, but a motorcycle accident halted publication for nearly five years. In the interim, a copy of the proof was stolen and numerous piracies were circulated. It was eventually published May 10th, 1971, to great acclaim. Item #4053
Second Printing. Octavo (22cm); black cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; viii,,137pp. Faint forward lean, tiny owners name on front endpaper, with a touch of dust-soil to upper edge of textblock; Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $3.95), gently spine-sunned and lightly edgeworn, with a few short tears and attendant creases along upper edge of rear panel; Very Good+.