Lot 328: Heading: (Kerouac, Jack) Author: Frank, Robert. Title: The Americans. Place Published: New York. Publisher: Grove Press. Date Published: (1959). Description: vi, (165) pp. Introduction by Jack Kerouac. Illustrated with 83 full-page photographs by Robert Frank. (Oblong small 4to) original black cloth, spine lettered in gilt, pictorial jacket. First American Edition. Originally published in Paris one year earlier. This edition with the first appearance of Kerouac's six page introduction, which was not included in the French edition, "Les Amercains", published in 1958 by Robert Delpire. Charters B10. Jacket chipped and torn, small piece missing from rear panel; minor wear to volume; near fine in a fair jacket.
PBA Galleries' Sale 563: Fine Literature with the Wayne Martin Collection of Jack London
Thursday, 25th June 2015
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