William Burroughs, The Ticket That Exploded, First UK hardback edition, Calder & Boyars (1968)

£45.00

First UK hardback (and extensively revised) edition of William Burroughs fourth novel, and the last of the trilogy originally published in Paris by Olympia Press.

Condition of book is VG+ with previous owner’s name written on flyleaf and some foxing on the top and fore edges. Blue boards slightly sunned.

Condition of dust jacket is VG with some slight creases and foxing.

“… cleverly combines the raw energy of lowbrow “spy” and “science” fiction with the brutal unfamiliarity of “hard core” pornography.” – Spectator

 

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First UK hardback (and extensively revised) edition of William Burroughs fourth novel, and the last of the trilogy originally published in Paris by Olympia Press.

Condition of book is VG+ with previous owner’s name written on flyleaf and some foxing on the top and fore edges. Blue boards slightly sunned.

Condition of dust jacket is VG with some slight creases and foxing.

“… cleverly combines the raw energy of lowbrow “spy” and “science” fiction with the brutal unfamiliarity of “hard core” pornography.” – Spectator