The Sheltering Sky.London: John Lehmann, 1949 Stock Code: 103199
The author's first novelFirst edition, first impression, of the author's first novel, and a key title in the development of Beat literature.
Octavo. Original grey cloth, titles to spine gilt on a blue ground. With the pictorial dust jacket.
Spine gently rolled, foxed, and faded, light foxing to edges of text block; a very good copy in the jacket that is slightly toned and marked, with somewhat ragged edges.
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