A INSCRIBED US first edition, first impression. The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean and unfaded, the corners are sharp. The pages are bright. No foxing. The closed page edges are unmarked. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. This copy has been INSCRIBED by Ferlinghetti to the title page. The inscription reads : For Erik, con affeto, Lawrence F. The recipient was the voice actor Erik Bauersfeld, a close friend of Ferlinghetti's.
A very nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Condition : Fine Jacket Condition : No Jacket ( as Issued )
Publisher : New Directions 2012