This item is still missing as of 5/31/2019.
Missing from Boston Book Fair. Please contact Josh Mann if you are offered this item.
The Dharma Bums
Hard Cover. New York: The Viking Press, 1958. 1st Edition. Fine / Dust Jacket Included.
First edition, first printing. Publisher's black cloth, lettered in metallic green and silver; in the original dust jacket designed by Bill English, with an illustration of two mountain climbers to the front panel, portrait photograph of Kerouac by Keith Jennison to the rear panel. A fine copy, with a hint of wear to the spine ends, some light toning to the front endpapers, otherwise bright and fresh pages; unclipped dust jacket, with a hint of wear to the extremities, minor rubbing to the hinges, bright and clean panels with much less rubbing than usual. An excellent copy and very scarce in this condition.
Joshua R. Mann
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