Good. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Stiff pictorial wraps. Mild binding lean, creased bottom front corner with slight loss and tape repair. Text block somewhat toned by age but otherwise intact, showing mild dampstaining to bottom corner edges only, not extending onto the leaves. 128 pp. Essential writing from the seminal Greenwich Village Beat.
Good. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2. 128 page softcover collection of articles/essays of various subjects-sex, suicide, homosexuality, sportswritin, jews, negroes, jazz, genius, insanity, New York City. Foreword by Norman Mailer. One title is circled in contents section, and the paper is starting to brown-otherwise unmarked, tight and clean.
Sidney Solomon (Design) Poor. Scarce, Out-of-Print Book. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. 128 pp. Heavily worn book with crease along spine. Torn and chipped corners. Heavy browning of pages. Cover pages worn and torn around edges. Edge wear and shelf wear. Book in rather poor quality.
Very Good. As Issued without a Dust Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. pp. 128. The first edition of the author's first book, with an introduction by Norman Mailer. Bound in illustrated wraps, with wear at head and foot of spine panel and at corners. Interior pages are clean but age toned especially along margins, due to the inexpensive paper used in this edition. Binding is solid. Writings on "Sex, Suicide, Homosexuality, Sportswriting, Jews, Negroes, Jazz, Genius, Insanity, New York: The Literary Lower Depths" by the pro-typical Beat Generation author.
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