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    Jack Kerouac. On the Road. New York: The Viking Press, 1957. First edition. Octavo (8 x 5.25 inches; 203 x 140 mm.). [4], 310 pages. Publisher's black cloth, spine and front board lettered in white; top edge stained red; in the original dust jacket. Minor shelf wear to the extremities of the binding; mild pale speckle soiling to cloth. Some spots of browning at inner margins throughout interior of text block from slips previously laid in, likely as bookmarks. White areas of dust jacket very lightly toned; slight wear to head and foot of spine panel, creases; some faint spotting around rear flap; pale speckling, some scuffing to black panels. Minimal soiling to reverse of dust jacket. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. With "$3.95" on front flap.

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