San Francisco: City Lights Books, 1968. First Edition, First Printing.
16mo (6 5/8 x 4 3/4 inches; 169 x 125 mm), 144 pages, in black cloth, titles in gilt to spine and front cover, in a black slipcase (hard cover).
SIGNED by Allen Ginsberg on the limitation page opposite the title page. A collection of more than 40 poems from the 1960s. This was a limited edition of 500 numbered copies, this copy being number 189. Most copies seen in the market are the soft-cover edition; the hard-cover edition is more elusive. SCARCE SIGNED.
CONDITION: Fine in a Very Good or better slipcase that has some rubbing and nicks along the edges. Item #1147