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KEROUAC, John [Jack].

The Town and The City.

Availability: In stock

Published: New York Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1950

Stock Code: 113278

£3,950
signed
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author as "John Kerouac" on the front free endpaper. This was the first major work published by Jack Kerouac, who became famous for his second novel On the Road (1957).

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Description

Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine and front board gilt. With the dust jacket.

Condition

Cloth lightly soiled, spine slightly cocked, joints a touch tender, pale dampstain along bottom margin of text block. A very good copy in a jacket with slightly nicked and creased extremities, minor loss to spine ends, affecting a few letters, folds with professional repairs to verso and front fold partially split.

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