New York: Grove Press, Inc. / A Fred Jordan Book, 1983. Photos. First Edition, First Printing [GP-865]. Cloth and boards. 8vo, red quarter cloth with gold lettering on spine over gray boards; archival polyester-protected photographic dust jacket (unclipped) with image of Jack Kerouac, illustrated with three B&W photos as frontispieces for Books One, Two, & Three; red endpapers, 767 pages. Weight: 2 lbs. 8 oz. Very Fine / Fine. Item #7326
Memory Babe (title derived from Jack Kerouac's childhood nickname), Gerald Nicosia has wriitten a magnificent biography of Kerouac--an honest, discriminating and compassionate assessment of a "great writer." Includes many newly published photos.
EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION: Tight, bright, clean copy in a sharp, clean dust jacket (unclipped) with minimal wear.