Letters to Allen Ginsberg/Lettres a Allen Ginsberg 1953-1957. William S. BURROUGHS.
Letters to Allen Ginsberg/Lettres a Allen Ginsberg 1953-1957.
Letters to Allen Ginsberg/Lettres a Allen Ginsberg 1953-1957.
Letters to Allen Ginsberg/Lettres a Allen Ginsberg 1953-1957.

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Letters to Allen Ginsberg/Lettres a Allen Ginsberg 1953-1957.

Geneva: Editions Claude Givaudan/Am Here Books, 1978. First edition, bilingual French/English text (published simultaneously with the English language issue). Sm. 4to. 430pp. Translations by Jean Chopin. Frontispiece photograph of Burroughs by Alan Pogue. One of 400 numbered copies (from a total edition of 500), printed at Grafica Gutenberg, Bergamo, Italy.

Though not called for, this copy has been SIGNED by William Burroughs below the statement of limitation.

A fascinating collection of letters, despite being heavily edited. Some of them had previously appeared in "The Yage Letters", and later several more were included in "The Letters of William S. Burroughs 1945-1959".

Grey paper-covered boards (blindstamped with the title and author's name on the upper board), slightly faded at edges; tiny bump to crown of spine, o/w Near Fine in Mylar dw. (one tiny corner split).

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