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William S. BurroughsNAKED LUNCH ** Signed First Edition **
$18.00
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Publisher: Grove, 1959
Used - Good, Usually ships in 1-2 business days, NOT SIGNED Grove Press Castle Books 1959 DJ shows wear and has tear in front top left corner. Some underlining and writing in introduction and p.1., otherwise very good condition. Your satisfaction guaranteed.
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William S. BurroughsNAKED LUNCH ** Signed First Edition **
$1,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Grove, 1959
Used - Very Good, Usually ships in 1-2 business days, VG tight, clean true first edition, first printing with original DJ in good condition with some chipping to top/bottom of spine and edges. Not price clipped. There is a book plate with owners name and signature on front page.Otherwise, pages clean, no markings
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Burroughs, William S.The Naked Lunch.
$2,000.00
Hardcover
First UK Edition, 1959. Pale puce colored paper boards stamped in gilt, in white dustwrapper printed in black, grey and deep red. About Fine, slightly cocked, with one small closed tear to crown of spine panel, and scant soiling to rear panel. SIGNED by Burroughs in ink under his name on the title page. Burroughs's surreal narrative about the shady drug-world forms one cornerstone of the Beat Myth, and remains a classic of post-War American literature. Signed by Author(s) F Dust Jacket...
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Burroughs, William SNaked Lunch, 50th Anniversary Edition
$250.00
ISBN 0802119263
Publisher: Grove Press, 2009
Grove Press. Hardcover. 0802119263 2009 Grove Press. 50th Anniversary Edition. Also includes a laid in bookplate signed by legendary author William Burroughs, along with an original program from the author's funeral at Liberty Hall in Lawrence, Kansas. Brand new hardcover copy in a protective slipcase, still sealed in original shrinkwrap. "Why has this homosexual ex-junkie, whose claim to fame rests entirely on one book-the hallucinogenic ravings of a heroin addict-so seized the collective...
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Burroughs, William SDoctor Benway. A Passage from The Naked Lunch. With a New Introduction by the Author
$300.00
Publisher: Bradford Morrow, 1979
Santa Barbara, Calif: Bradford Morrow, 1979. No. 307 of 324 numbered copies in wrapper (total edition of 500). 42, [2, blank] pp. Frontispiece by K. Anders. 1 vols. 8vo. Original printed wrappers. Fine. Inscribed "for Robert A. Wilson and the Phoenix Book Shop with all best wishes | William S. Burroughs | Sept. 15, 1985". Signed.
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William S. BurroughsNaked Lunch
$400.00
Publisher: Grove Press, 1984
New York: Grove Press, 1984. First Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. New York: Grove Press, 1984. Twenty-fifth anniversary edition, one of 500 copies signed by Burroughs. Black 1/4 cloth over black boards in matching black cloth slipcase, no DJ as issued. Nice clean copy, trivial shelf-wear to the slipcase. Fine in a near fine slipcase. Nice book. . First Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Signed.
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Burroughs, William S.; William S. BurroughsNaked Lunch
$435.00
Publisher: Grove Press, Inc., 1959
New York: Grove Press, Inc., 1959. 255 pp. Clean, fresh copy with very light shelf wear, crisp pages and clean text. No dj, missing. Previous owner's name inscribed on first front-end page. NAKED LUNCH by William Burroughs Although known in this country only through excerpts in a number of quarterlies, NAKED LUNCH already has the underground reputation of an authentic literary masterpiece of the twentieth century. It has been more widely discussed and written about than almost any other book...
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Burroughs, William SDoctor Benway. A Passage from The Naked Lunch. With a New Introduction by the Author
$450.00
Publisher: Bradford Morrow, 1979
Santa Barbara, Calif: Bradford Morrow, 1979. No. 17 of 150 numbered copies in boards (total edition of 500). 42, [2, blank] pp. Frontispiece by K. Anders. 1 vols. 8vo. Original quarter cloth and boards. Fine. Inscribed beneath the colophon "for Robert A. Wilson | William S. Burroughs". Signed.
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Rosenthal, Irving, ed. William S. Burroughs, contribBIG TABLE 1 (Naked Lunch)
$475.00
Publisher: Big Table, 1959
Chicago: Big Table, 1959. First edition. First issue of the publication. Contributions by Burroughs ("Ten Episodes from Naked Lunch"), Corso (three poems), Dahlberg (prose and poetry) and Kerouac ("Old Angel Midnight"). Publisher's subscription card laid-in as issued. Inscribed and dated "October 24, 1984 Lawrence, Kansas" by Burroughs on the first page of his contribution. "For Charles Congratulations on a rare item William S. Burroughs." Soiling on the front wrap, edgewear and beginning...
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Burroughs, William SNaked Lunch
$500.00
Publisher: Grove Press, 1959
Grove Press, New York, 1959. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Inscribed by Author. Size: 8vo - over 7 3/4 " - 9 3/4 " tall. Number and notation written in pencil on free endpage. Spine slightly cocked. Boards bumped and worn at corners and spine ends. Inscribed: " for Allan Cunningham a charter member of the Johnson Family (signature) May 13, 1989". Signed on title page. First edition, 11th printing. Minor staining to boards. Musty smell. Quantity Available: 1. Inscribed by Author. Inventory...
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Burroughs, William SNaked Lunch
$2,750.00
Publisher: Grove Press
New York: Grove Press, [1962]. First American edition. Black cloth backed boards, fine copy in slightly used dust jacket. Inscribed by Burroughs, and with a typed postcard signed, agreeing to sign the copy. 3500 copies were printed of this edition, fewer than of the Olympia Press first edition. It contains also the first book appearances of Burroughs's "Deposition: Testimony concerning a Sickness," and "Letter from a Master Addict to Dangerous Drugs." With a copy of a 1992 edition inscribed...
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Burroughs, William SThe Naked Lunch
$3,500.00
Publisher: Paris: The Olympia Press, 1959
Paris: The Olympia Press, 1959 First edition, first issue with the original price of "Francs 1500" (later issues have a "18NF" price sticker). Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page: "For David / William Burroughs". Original publisher's green wrappers; original purple and white pictorial dust jacket designed by the author. Near fine, with some minor rubbing to the spine ends, former owner's inscription to the front flyleaf, bright and clean pages; unclipped dust jacket, with...
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Burroughs, William SNaked Lunch
$3,500.00
Publisher: Grove Press, 1962
New York: Grove Press, 1962. First American edition. 255 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Half black cloth over black boards, top edge black. Fine copy in near fine price-clipped dust-jacket. Inscribed on the title-page, "For Bob Wilson all the best at Thanksgiving William S. Burroughs Nov 23, 1974." Signed.
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Burroughs, William SNAKED LUNCH
$3,750.00
Publisher: Grove Press, 1959
NY: Grove Press, 1959. First US edition, first prnt. (1962). Signed by Burroughs on the title page. 8vo. Topedge with black topstain and correct price printed on front flap (six dollars). Beginning page toning and spine cloth slightly pushed, spine gilt lettering intact; dustjacket with a quarter-inch closed tear and shallow crease at the front panel topedge, toning on the rear flap fold, touch of wear at the front panel upper corner and spine topedge. A clean, tight and bright copy. Near...
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Burroughs, William SNaked Lunch (First American Edition, review copy, signed)
$4,000.00
Publisher: Grove Press, 1962
New York: Grove Press, 1962. First American Edition. First issue jacket with a price of $6.00 on the front flap. REVIEW COPY, with laid-in publisher's slip noting the title, publisher's price and release date. Signed and dated (1994) by the author on the title page. Very Good plus or better in a Near Fine dust jacket. Bookplate of author Mark Schorer on the front pastedown, short stray blue ink mark (not a remainder) to the bottom page edges, extremities lightly bumped. Jacket spine slightly...
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BURROUGHS, William SThe Naked Lunch
$4,500.00
Publisher: Olympia
Paris: Olympia. (1959). The first issue of the first edition of his second book, a high spot of Beat and postwar American literature - one of the "big three" volumes of the Beat movement, along with Jack Kerouac's On the Road and Allen Ginsberg's Howl. Published in paperback in Paris by Maurice Girodias' small press, in an edition of 5000 copies, three years before it could be published in the U.S. Signed by Burroughs in 1996. Uneven sunning and a bit of creasing to the covers; rubbing to...
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Burroughs, William SThe Naked Lunch
$6,500.00
Publisher: Paris: The Olympia Press, 1959
Paris: The Olympia Press, 1959 First edition, first issue with the original price of "Francs 1500" (later issues have an "18NF" price sticker). Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page: "For John Seeley / William Burroughs". Original publisher's green wrappers; original pictorial dust jacket designed by the author. A near fine copy, with light wear to the extremities, some minor creasing to the unfaded spine; unclipped dust jacket with light wear and minor chipping to the spine...
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William S. Burroughs (author); James Grauerholz and Barry Miles (editors)Naked Lunch: The Restored Text (Signed First Edition)
$85.00
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Hardcover, ISBN 0802116396
Publisher: Grove, 2003
New York: Grove (2003). First edition. First printing. Hardbound. New/New. A pristine unread copy (without marks or bruises or smells or any other defect). Comes with archival-quality mylar dust jacket cover (not clipped, of course). Shipped in well-padded box. Purchased new and opened only to be signed, no inscriptions, just the editor's name directly on the title page. SIGNED BY BARRY MILES on title page. You cannot find a better copy. 0.0; includes dustjacket
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Burroughs, William S.Naked Lunch, 50th Anniversary Edition
$250.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0802119263
Publisher: Grove Press 2009-11-01, 2009
Used - Fine. 0802119263 2009 Grove Press. 50th Anniversary Edition. Also includes a laid in bookplate signed by legendary author William Burroughs, along with an original program from the author's funeral at Liberty Hall in Lawrence, Kansas. Brand new hardcover copy in a protective slipcase, still sealed in original shrinkwrap. "Why has this homosexual ex-junkie, whose claim to fame rests entirely on one book--the hallucinogenic ravings of a heroin addict--so seized the collective... (FEATURED BOOKS)
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Burroughs, William S.Doctor Benway. A Passage from The Naked Lunch. With a New Introduction by the Author
$300.00
Publisher: Bradford Morrow, Santa Barbara, Calif, 1979
Used. Inscribed "for Robert A. Wilson and the Phoenix Book Shop with all best wishes | William S. Burroughs | Sept. 15, 1985". Original printed wrappers. Fine 42, [2, blank] pp. Frontispiece by K. Anders. 1 vols. 8vo No. 307 of 324 numbered copies in wrapper (total edition of 500) (AMERICAN)
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[United States]
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Burroughs, William S.Doctor Benway-a Passage From the Naked Lunch
$325.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Bradford Morrow, Santa Barbara, 1979
Used. Fine in Near fine+ dj, limited edition #23/150; Inscribed by Burroughs.; includes dustjacket (FICTION)
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Burroughs, William S.Doctor Benway: A Passage from The Naked Lunch (Signed Limited Edition)
$350.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Bradford Morrow, Santa Barbara, 1979
Used - Fine. Limited Edition of just 150 numbered copies, this being #91. Signed boldly by the author directly to the limitation page. The book itself is absolutely fine and the fragile paper wrapper is very good+, with just a few small professionally repaired edge tears, some sunning to the spine, and minor soiling to the rear panel. The wrapper is now protected by a removable Brodart archival cover. A lovely collectible copy of a scarce Burroughs work. I ship all of my books bubble-wrapped...
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Burroughs, William S.Doctor Benway. A Passage from The Naked Lunch. With a New Introduction by the Author
$450.00
Publisher: Bradford Morrow, Santa Barbara, Calif, 1979
Used. Inscribed beneath the colophon "for Robert A. Wilson | William S. Burroughs". Original quarter cloth and boards. Fine 42, [2, blank] pp. Frontispiece by K. Anders. 1 vols. 8vo No. 17 of 150 numbered copies in boards (total edition of 500) (AMERICAN)
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Burroughs, William S.Naked Lunch
$504.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Grove Press, New York, 1959
Used - Good. Inscribed by Author. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Number and notation written in pencil on free endpage. Spine slightly cocked. Boards bumped and worn at corners and spine ends. Inscribed: " for Allan Cunningham a charter member of the Johnson Family (signature) May 13, 1989". Signed on title page. First edition, 11th printing. Minor staining to boards. Musty smell. Quantity Available: 1. Inscribed by Author. Inventory No: 148376. Additional shipping may be required for this... (FICTION FICTION; SIGNED; LAWRENCE; NOISBN LAWRENCE)
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Burroughs, William S.Naked Lunch
$750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: The Grove Press, New York, 1959
Used - Fine. Naked Lunch by William Burroughs. Signed first edition, second printing in first issue dust jacket. Publisher: The Grove Press, New York, [1959]. Flat signed in blue ink on the half-title page. First edition, second printing so stated on the copyright page. First issue dust jacket with single digit zip code on the rear flap. Dust jacket is in very good condition, wear at the top of the spine and wear and tear along top edge, extending 2 inches in from the spine, no loose. The...
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Burroughs, William S.Naked Lunch [First American Edition]
$800.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Grove Press
Used - Very Good. B001OTD9YU First American Edition. Cardstock insert signed by Burroughs laid-in. Jacket sunned, with half-inch closed tear at upper rear gutter. Jacket folds backed at upper corners by tape reinforcement. Pages clean, binding firm.; includes dustjacket
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Burroughs, William S.NAKED LUNCH
$950.00
Hardcover
Publisher: New York: Grove Press, 1962
Used - Very Good. 8vo. First US edition, thirteenth print. Inscribed by Burroughs to a Cleveland bookseller on the title page. Quarter-bound in black cloth, black boards, gilt titling on the spine. Small bumps to the corners of the back panel. Upper edge shows damp stains. End-papers shows age related tanning. The DJ is not price-clipped. It shows light wear, dusting, and some chips; and its reverse shows tanning. Loosely laid in is a 1975 postcard with a picture of the author taken by... (FICTION, MODERN AMERICAN FICTION)
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William S. BurroughsNAKED LUNCH ** Signed First Edition **
$1,600.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Grove, NY, 1959
Used - Near Fine. ***** This is the true first American edition, first printing (with "First Printing" stated on the copyright page, and with no later printings listed). ***** This book is SIGNED by the author (William S. Burroughs) on the title page. The author has not inscribed this book to anyone; it is just signed by the author. ***** Very nice hardcover with dust jacket. There is NO writing, NO bookplates, and NO remainder marks. It is NOT a book club edition and NOT a former library...
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Burroughs, William S.The Naked Lunch.
$2,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: London: John Calder in association with Olympia Press.
Used. First UK Edition, 1959. Pale puce colored paper boards stamped in gilt, in white dustwrapper printed in black, grey and deep red. About Fine, slightly cocked, with one small closed tear to crown of spine panel, and scant soiling to rear panel. SIGNED by Burroughs in ink under his name on the title page. Burroughs's surreal narrative about the shady drug-world forms one cornerstone of the Beat Myth, and remains a classic of post-War American literature.; includes dustjacket (COMPASS ROSE 8)
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Burroughs, William SNaked Lunch
$2,750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Grove Press [1962], New York, 1962
Used. Black cloth backed boards, fine copy in slightly used dust jacket. Inscribed by Burroughs, and with a typed postcard signed, agreeing to sign the copy. 3500 copies were printed of this edition, fewer than of the Olympia Press first edition. It contains also the first book appearances of Burroughs's "Deposition: Testimony concerning a Sickness," and "Letter from a Master Addict to Dangerous Drugs." With a copy of a 1992 edition inscribed by Burroughs to biographer Virginia Spencer Carr...
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Burroughs, William S.The Naked Lunch
$3,500.00
Softcover
Publisher: Paris: The Olympia Press, 1959
Used - Near Fine. First edition, first issue with the original price of "Francs 1500" (later issues have a "18NF" price sticker). Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page: "For David / William Burroughs". Original publisher's green wrappers; original purple and white pictorial dust jacket designed by the author. Near fine, with some minor rubbing to the spine ends, former owner's inscription to the front flyleaf, bright and clean pages; unclipped dust jacket, with some light wear...
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Burroughs, William S.Naked Lunch
$3,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Grove Press, New York, 1962
Used. Inscribed on the title-page, "For Bob Wilson all the best at Thanksgiving William S. Burroughs Nov 23, 1974." Half black cloth over black boards, top edge black. Fine copy in near fine price-clipped dust-jacket; includes dustjacket (AMERICAN)
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Burroughs, William S.NAKED LUNCH
$3,750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Grove Press, NY, 1959
Used - Near Fine. First US edition, first prnt. (1962). Signed by Burroughs on the title page. Topedge with black topstain and correct price printed on front flap (six dollars). Beginning page toning and spine cloth slightly pushed, spine gilt lettering intact; dustjacket with a quarter-inch closed tear and shallow crease at the front panel topedge, toning on the rear flap fold, touch of wear at the front panel upper corner and spine topedge. A clean, tight and bright copy. Near Fine... (SIGNED FIRST EDITION)
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Burroughs, William S.Naked Lunch (First American Edition, review copy, signed)
$4,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Grove Press, New York, 1962
Used. First American Edition. First issue jacket with a price of $6.00 on the front flap. REVIEW COPY, with laid-in publisher's slip noting the title, publisher's price and release date. Signed and dated (1994) by the author on the title page. Very Good plus or better in a Near Fine dust jacket. Bookplate of author Mark Schorer on the front pastedown, short stray blue ink mark (not a remainder) to the bottom page edges, extremities lightly bumped. Jacket spine slightly faded, with light... (LITERATURE | BOOKS INTO FILM BEAT AND INTEREST)
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BURROUGHS, William S.The Naked Lunch
$4,500.00
Softcover
Publisher: Olympia, Paris, 1959
Used. The first issue of the first edition of his second book, a high spot of Beat and postwar American literature -- one of the "big three" volumes of the Beat movement, along with Jack Kerouac's On the Road and Allen Ginsberg's Howl. Published in paperback in Paris by Maurice Girodias' small press, in an edition of 5000 copies, three years before it could be published in the U.S. Signed by Burroughs in 1996. Uneven sunning and a bit of creasing to the covers; rubbing to the folds. A very... (NOISBN SIGNED SIXTIES SCIENCE FICTION/FANTASY/HORROR)
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Burroughs, William S.NAKED LUNCH
$4,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: NY, Grove Press, 1959, 1959
Used - Fine. First American Editon, about Fine in almost Very Good D.J.with some chipping at top of front panel and along the crown spine.INSCRIBED.To Judi McMahon.all the best.William S. Burroughs.November 6, 1984.(L1/4); includes dustjacket
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Burroughs, William SThe Naked Lunch
$4,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Grove Press, New York, 1962
Used - Fine. First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by William S. Burroughs. A beautiful copy. This ORIGINAL dustjacket is vibrant in color with minor wear to the edges. The book is in excellent condition. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp with slight wear. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a lovely copy SIGNED by the author in collector's condition. We buy SIGNED Burroughs First Editions.; includes dustjacket
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Burroughs, William SThe Naked Lunch
$5,000.00
Softcover
Publisher: The Olympia Press, Paris, 1959
Used - Fine. First Edition, First Printing with the original price of "Francs 1500 present on the back panel. This copy is SIGNED by William S. Burroughs on a laid in signature. A beautiful copy that is bound in the ORIGINAL publisher's wrappers. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning with light wear to the edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a lovely copy SIGNED by the author in collector's condition.
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Burroughs, William S.The Naked Lunch
$6,500.00
Softcover
Publisher: Paris: The Olympia Press, 1959
Used - Near Fine. First edition, first issue with the original price of "Francs 1500" (later issues have an "18NF" price sticker). Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page: "For John Seeley / William Burroughs". Original publisher's green wrappers; original pictorial dust jacket designed by the author. A near fine copy, with light wear to the extremities, some minor creasing to the unfaded spine; unclipped dust jacket with light wear and minor chipping to the spine ends, bright...
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Burroughs, William S[eward].THE NAKED LUNCH.
$7,500.00
Softcover
Publisher: Olympia Press [1959], 1959
Used - Fine. 12mo. Laid into this copy is a postcard photograph of Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, Paul Bowles, Gregory Corso, and other Beats. The postcard is signed by Burroughs. A splendid copy of the author's magnum opus -- fine and in a fine dust jacket. Housed in a custom-made, quarter-leather clamshell box; includes dustjacket (NOVEL MOVIE SOURCE)
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Burroughs, William SDoctor Benway A Passage from The Naked Lunch With a New Introduction by the Author
$300.00
Publisher: Bradford Morrow, 1979
Santa Barbara, Calif: Bradford Morrow, 1979. No. 307 of 324 numbered copies in wrapper (total edition of 500). 42, [2, blank] pp. Frontispiece by K. Anders. 1 vols. 8vo. Original printed wrappers. Fine. Inscribed "for Robert A. Wilson and the Phoenix Book Shop with all best wishes | William S. Burroughs | Sept. 15, 1985". Signed.
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Burroughs, William SDoctor Benway A Passage from The Naked Lunch With a New Introduction by the Author
$450.00
Publisher: Bradford Morrow, 1979
Santa Barbara, Calif: Bradford Morrow, 1979. No. 17 of 150 numbered copies in boards (total edition of 500). 42, [2, blank] pp. Frontispiece by K. Anders. 1 vols. 8vo. Original quarter cloth and boards. Fine. Inscribed beneath the colophon "for Robert A. Wilson | William S. Burroughs". Signed.
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Rosenthal, Irving, ed William S Burroughs, contribBIG TABLE 1 (Naked Lunch)
$475.00
Publisher: Big Table, 1959
Chicago: Big Table, 1959. First edition. First issue of the publication. Contributions by Burroughs ("Ten Episodes from Naked Lunch"), Corso (three poems), Dahlberg (prose and poetry) and Kerouac ("Old Angel Midnight"). Publisher's subscription card laid-in as issued. Inscribed and dated "October 24, 1984 Lawrence, Kansas" by Burroughs on the first page of his contribution. "For Charles Congratulations on a rare item William S. Burroughs." Soiling on the front wrap, edgewear and beginning...
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Burroughs, William SNaked Lunch
$2,750.00
Publisher: Grove Press
New York: Grove Press, [1962]. First American edition. Black cloth backed boards, fine copy in slightly used dust jacket. Inscribed by Burroughs, and with a typed postcard signed, agreeing to sign the copy. 3500 copies were printed of this edition, fewer than of the Olympia Press first edition. It contains also the first book appearances of Burroughs's "Deposition: Testimony concerning a Sickness," and "Letter from a Master Addict to Dangerous Drugs." With a copy of a 1992 edition inscribed...
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Burroughs, William SThe Naked Lunch
$3,500.00
Publisher: Paris: The Olympia Press, 1959
Paris: The Olympia Press, 1959 First edition, first issue with the original price of "Francs 1500" (later issues have a "18NF" price sticker). Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page: "For David / William Burroughs". Original publisher's green wrappers; original purple and white pictorial dust jacket designed by the author. Near fine, with some minor rubbing to the spine ends, former owner's inscription to the front flyleaf, bright and clean pages; unclipped dust jacket, with...
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Burroughs, William SNaked Lunch
$3,500.00
Publisher: Grove Press, 1962
New York: Grove Press, 1962. First American edition. 255 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Half black cloth over black boards, top edge black. Fine copy in near fine price-clipped dust-jacket. Inscribed on the title-page, "For Bob Wilson all the best at Thanksgiving William S. Burroughs Nov 23, 1974." Signed.
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Burroughs, William SNAKED LUNCH
$3,750.00
Publisher: Grove Press, 1959
NY: Grove Press, 1959. First US edition, first prnt. (1962). Signed by Burroughs on the title page. 8vo. Topedge with black topstain and correct price printed on front flap (six dollars). Beginning page toning and spine cloth slightly pushed, spine gilt lettering intact; dustjacket with a quarter-inch closed tear and shallow crease at the front panel topedge, toning on the rear flap fold, touch of wear at the front panel upper corner and spine topedge. A clean, tight and bright copy. Near...
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Burroughs, William SNaked Lunch (First American Edition, review copy, signed)
$4,000.00
Publisher: Grove Press, 1962
New York: Grove Press, 1962. First American Edition. First issue jacket with a price of $6.00 on the front flap. REVIEW COPY, with laid-in publisher's slip noting the title, publisher's price and release date. Signed and dated (1994) by the author on the title page. Very Good plus or better in a Near Fine dust jacket. Bookplate of author Mark Schorer on the front pastedown, short stray blue ink mark (not a remainder) to the bottom page edges, extremities lightly bumped. Jacket spine slightly...
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BURROUGHS, William SThe Naked Lunch
$4,500.00
Publisher: Olympia
Paris: Olympia. (1959). The first issue of the first edition of his second book, a high spot of Beat and postwar American literature - one of the "big three" volumes of the Beat movement, along with Jack Kerouac's On the Road and Allen Ginsberg's Howl. Published in paperback in Paris by Maurice Girodias' small press, in an edition of 5000 copies, three years before it could be published in the U.S. Signed by Burroughs in 1996. Uneven sunning and a bit of creasing to the covers; rubbing to...
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Burroughs, William SThe Naked Lunch
$6,500.00
Publisher: Paris: The Olympia Press, 1959
Paris: The Olympia Press, 1959 First edition, first issue with the original price of "Francs 1500" (later issues have an "18NF" price sticker). Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page: "For John Seeley / William Burroughs". Original publisher's green wrappers; original pictorial dust jacket designed by the author. A near fine copy, with light wear to the extremities, some minor creasing to the unfaded spine; unclipped dust jacket with light wear and minor chipping to the spine...
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Burroughs, William SNaked Lunch, 50th Anniversary Edition
$250.00
ISBN 0802119263
Publisher: Grove Press, 2009
Grove Press. Hardcover. 0802119263 2009 Grove Press. 50th Anniversary Edition. Also includes a laid in bookplate signed by legendary author William Burroughs, along with an original program from the author's funeral at Liberty Hall in Lawrence, Kansas. Brand new hardcover copy in a protective slipcase, still sealed in original shrinkwrap. "Why has this homosexual ex-junkie, whose claim to fame rests entirely on one book-the hallucinogenic ravings of a heroin addict-so seized the collective...
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Rosenthal, Irving, ed. William S. Burroughs, contribBIG TABLE 1 (Naked Lunch)
$475.00
Publisher: Big Table, 1959
Chicago: Big Table, 1959. First edition. First issue of the publication. Contributions by Burroughs ("Ten Episodes from Naked Lunch"), Corso (three poems), Dahlberg (prose and poetry) and Kerouac ("Old Angel Midnight"). Publisher's subscription card laid-in as issued. Inscribed and dated "October 24, 1984 Lawrence, Kansas" by Burroughs on the first page of his contribution. "For Charles Congratulations on a rare item William S. Burroughs." Soiling on the front wrap, edgewear and beginning...
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Burroughs, William SNAKED LUNCH
$3,750.00
Publisher: Grove Press, 1959
NY: Grove Press, 1959. First US edition, first prnt. (1962). Signed by Burroughs on the title page. 8vo. Topedge with black topstain and correct price printed on front flap (six dollars). Beginning page toning and spine cloth slightly pushed, spine gilt lettering intact; dustjacket with a quarter-inch closed tear and shallow crease at the front panel topedge, toning on the rear flap fold, touch of wear at the front panel upper corner and spine topedge. A clean, tight and bright copy. Near...
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BURROUGHS, William SThe Naked Lunch
$4,500.00
Publisher: Olympia
Paris: Olympia. (1959). The first issue of the first edition of his second book, a high spot of Beat and postwar American literature - one of the "big three" volumes of the Beat movement, along with Jack Kerouac's On the Road and Allen Ginsberg's Howl. Published in paperback in Paris by Maurice Girodias' small press, in an edition of 5000 copies, three years before it could be published in the U.S. Signed by Burroughs in 1996. Uneven sunning and a bit of creasing to the covers; rubbing to...
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William S. BurroughsNaked Lunch
$400.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Grove Press, New York, 1984
First Thus. Hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New Fine in Near Fine jacket. New York: Grove Press, 1984. Twenty-fifth anniversary edition, one of 500 copies signed by Burroughs. Black 1/4 cloth over black boards in matching black cloth slipcase, no DJ as issued. Nice clean copy, trivial shelf-wear to the slipcase. Fine in a near fine slipcase. Nice book. First Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. First Thus
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Burroughs, WilliamNaked Lunch
$450.00
Hardcover
Publisher: GROVE, 1984
First Thus. Hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New Fine Dust Jacket Included. Book. Signed by Author(s) A FINE FIRST IN DJ OF THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION SIGNED BY BURROUGHS. First Thus
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Burroughs, William S.Naked Lunch
$500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Grove Press, New York, 1959
Hardcover. Used - Good Good No Dust Jacket. Signed. Inscribed by Author. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Number and notation written in pencil on free endpage. Spine slightly cocked. Boards bumped and worn at corners and spine ends. Inscribed: " for Allan Cunningham a charter member of the Johnson Family (signature) May 13, 1989". Signed on title page. First edition, 11th printing. Minor staining to boards. Musty smell. Quantity Available: 1. Inscribed by Author. Inventory No: 148376.
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Burroughs, WilliamNaked Lunch
$2,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Grove, New York, 1959
First. hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New Fine in near fine jacket. 8vo, black cloth backed boards, d.w. New York: Grove Press, (1959). First American Edition. The first issue dust wrapper is lightly chipped at the edges, but not price-clipped. Autographed by Burroughs on the title page. First
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Burroughs, WilliamNaked Lunch
$2,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: OLYMPIA
First PRINTING. Used - Fine/Like New Fine in Near Fine jacket. SIGNED A NEAR FINE FIRST IN DJ. WITH TIPPED IN SIGNATURE. First PRINTING
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Burroughs, WilliamNaked Lunch
$2,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Grove Press, 1959
First U.S.. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Author signature under printed name on title page, date of July 16, 1996 underneath title. Boards tight and straight with very mild edgewear to corners. Inner pages crisp and clean. Blue topstain. Stated first printing. In first state dust jacket, price-intact, small tear to rear corner, creases to top/bottom of spine.; 255 pages; Signed by Author. First U.S.
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Burroughs, William S.The Naked Lunch
$3,500.00
Softcover
Publisher: Paris: The Olympia Press, 1959
1st Edition. Soft Cover. Used - Very Good Near Fine Dust Jacket Included. Inscribed by Author First edition, first issue with the original price of "Francs 1500" (later issues have a "18NF" price sticker). Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page: "For David / William Burroughs". Original publisher's green wrappers; original purple and white pictorial dust jacket designed by the author. Near fine, with some minor rubbing to the spine ends, former owner's inscription to the front...
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Burroughs, William S.Naked Lunch
$3,750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Grove Press, NY, 1959
Hardcover. Used - Very Good. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Signed by Author First US edition, first prnt. (1962). Signed by Burroughs on the title page. Topedge with black topstain and correct price printed on front flap (six dollars). Beginning page toning and spine cloth slightly pushed, spine gilt lettering intact; dustjacket with a quarter-inch closed tear and shallow crease at the front panel topedge, toning on the rear flap fold, touch of wear at the front panel upper corner and spine...
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Burroughs, William S.The Naked Lunch
$6,500.00
Softcover
Publisher: Paris: The Olympia Press, 1959
1st Edition. Soft Cover. Used - Very Good Near Fine Dust Jacket Included. Inscribed by Author First edition, first issue with the original price of "Francs 1500" (later issues have an "18NF" price sticker). Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page: "For John Seeley / William Burroughs". Original publisher's green wrappers; original pictorial dust jacket designed by the author. A near fine copy, with light wear to the extremities, some minor creasing to the unfaded spine;...
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