New York: Penguin Books, 1987. First Edition Thus.
Small Octavo (7 3/4 x 5 inches; 196 x 128 mm), 210 pages, in stiff pictorial wrappers.
SIGNED by Jim Carroll on the title page. Carroll's classic account of growing up in New York in the early 1960s, full of drugs, sex, and crime. Tombouctou Books published The Basketball Diaries in 1978; this is a reissue by Penguin Books. Uncommon signed.
CONDITION: Small sticker to rear wrapper, some slight edge wear. Interior clean, page edges lightly toned. A Very Good copy. Item #1344