May 14, 2019 - Sale 2508

Sale 2508 - Lot 33

Price Realized: $ 488
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Estimate: $ 500 - $ 750
BURROUGHS, WILLIAM S. The Naked Lunch. 8vo, original green wrappers, mild shelfwear to lower edges, soil mark to fore-edges; pictorial dust jacket after a design by Brion Gysin, narrow 2-inch tear along upper edges to front and spine panels with loss of a few letters. Paris: The Olympia Press, (1959)

Additional Details

first edition, first issue. Originally priced wrappers and dust jacket, title-page with green typographic border. One of 5000 copies. Maynard & Miles A2a.