1968 · New York
by Ellison, Harlan; Hanson, Curtis Lee [ephemera photographer]
New York: Trident Press, 1968. First Edition Thus [Review Copy]. 8vo., 382 pp., VG-/VG-; DJ, white lettering to black spine, black and pictorial front cover; rubbing/closed tearing to edges of DJ, age-toning particularly to back cover, slight material loss to corners, price uncut "$5.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, gold lettering to blue cloth spine, brown paper boards; bumping to head and tail of spine; fading to edges of boards; age-toning/mild staining to text-block, age-mottling to dark top, small closed tears to bottom-edge; interior clean; blue stamp of owl to back paste-down; First Edition Thus: pub. 1968 stated to copyright page, no mention of further printings; Review Copy: contains a black and white glossy photograph of Ellison, with the caption "author of LOVE AIN'T NOTHING BUT SEX MISSPELLED to be published 3 June 1968 ($5.95) / Trident Press" (housed within mylar to back cover); shelved Case 8, Dupont. 1287989. Full-priced Rockville.
(Inventory #: 1287989)