William S. Burroughs. Nova Express. New York: Grove Press, Inc., [1964].

    First printing. Octavo. 187 pages.

    Publisher's orange cloth covers with the spine lettered in black. Illustrated dust jacket designed by Roy Kuhlman. Very minor rubbing to the jacket, slight discoloration to the spine, some closed tears to the edge of the jacket. Altogether a very good copy.

    William Seward Burroughs II (1914 - 1997), notorious member of the Beat Generation, was a prolific novelist, philosopher, critic, and painter. This work is the third in his Nova Trilogy in which he utilized his cut-up and fold-in technique. The trilogy consists of The Soft Machine (1961), The Ticket That Exploded (1962), and the present novel, Nova Express (1964).

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