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William Burroughs, Naked Lunch, Grove Press US hardback, First edition, First printing (1962)

£450.00£625.00

First US edition/first printing  of 3,500 copies of William Burroughs’ Beat classic Naked Lunch in original dust jacket with unclipped $6.00 price on the inside dust jacket front flap. Also other first printing points :  no GP-24 zip code on spine or inside Dust jacket flap, no Roman Numeral. 4 University Place address on back of jacket.

 

1st edition No “GP-244” Zip Code. Behind later printing with code added.

While the original 1959 Olympia Press edition was soureced from a manuscript edited by Burroughs , the US Grove Press edition uses an earlier draft manuscript from 1958  supplied by Allen Ginsberg.

Two copies in stock, both 1st editions and first printings – due to it’s infamy this title  rapidly went through a lot of printing at the time of publication.  it Search Burroughs for more stock items.

• POSTAGE : calculated after checkout  & invoiced at near cost. UK 2nd Class Signed – unless requested otherwise. Please enquire for International quotes.
• UK orders : Online Banking : Paul Drummond Wise Acc # 95602862 Sort 231470
• International Payments can be arranged in USD & EUR: please email for current exchange rate.
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First US edition/first printing  of 3,500 copies of William Burroughs’ Beat classic Naked Lunch in original dust jacket with unclipped $6.00 price on the inside dust jacket front flap. Also other first printing points :  no GP-24 zip code on spine or inside Dust jacket flap, no Roman Numeral. 4 University Place address on back of jacket.

 

1st edition No “GP-244” Zip Code. Behind later printing with code added.

While the original 1959 Olympia Press edition was soureced from a manuscript edited by Burroughs , the US Grove Press edition uses an earlier draft manuscript from 1958  supplied by Allen Ginsberg.

Two copies in stock, both 1st editions and first printings – due to it’s infamy this title  rapidly went through a lot of printing at the time of publication.  it Search Burroughs for more stock items.

• POSTAGE : calculated after checkout  & invoiced at near cost. UK 2nd Class Signed – unless requested otherwise. Please enquire for International quotes.
• UK orders : Online Banking : Paul Drummond Wise Acc # 95602862 Sort 231470
• International Payments can be arranged in USD & EUR: please email for current exchange rate.

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