New York: Grove Press, (1967). First American edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Orange cloth with black lettering to spine, in original pictorial dust jacket. About near fine in a very good DJ. INSCRIBED and dated by Burroughs to title page: "For Peter Bollen / with all best / wishes / William S. Burroughs / October 20, 1981 / New York City." Jacket with a dampstain in the middle of front panel, to verso, causing visible creasing to front; moderate rubbing, soil, and hints of edgewear; price intact. Minimal nick to front board; a bit of light dust to page edges; bookseller ticket to FFEP. Pages fairly musty with tobacco, but only a trace tinted; clean, unmarred throughout. 217pp. Near fine / very good. Item #21139
First American edition of Burroughs' second book in the Nova trilogy. A nice copy. [Maynard & Miles A6b].