SAILOR SONG - REVIEW COPY, INSCRIBED TO HERB YELLIN
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Viking Press
Date Published: 1992
Edition: First Edition
Book Id: 1882
First Printing, a review copy, with the publisher's printed slip and publicity letter laid in. Octavo; beige pebbled paper over quarter white cloth, titled and blocked in copper foil on spine; dustjacket; 533pp. Inscribed by Kesey to his publisher on the front endpaper in gold paint marker: "For Herb Yellin / Ken Kesey 1992." A few trivial bumps along lower board edges, else very Near Fine in a Fine, unclipped dustjacket.
Late novel by Kesey inscribed to Herb Yellin, publisher and founder of Lord John Press in Northridge, CA. Yellin published Kesey's short story 'The Day After Superman Died' as a limited edition in 1980. Not an uncommon book, and a title which Kesey signed liberally, but genuine association material by Kesey is uncommon.