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    The Olympia Press First Edition

    William S. Burroughs. The Naked Lunch. Paris: Olympia Press, [1959]. First edition, first issue, with "Francs: 1,500" on rear cover and on dust jacket. Mass market-sized paperback with wraparound dust jacket. 225 pages. Jacket has some mild toning to edges and a small tear at the top front edge near the spine. Neat rubberstamp on rear wrapper: "New Price NF 18." A near fine copy.

    One of the most influential and lasting works of literature to emerge from the Beat period. A beautiful copy of this infamous and provocative book.


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