THE GINGER MAN

First UK edition, first printing. Beautifully bound in green and tan goatskin, titles in black and gilt to the upper board and spine. Hand sewn endbands. All edges gilt. Housed in a bespoke tan cloth slipcase. A fine clean and bright copy.

The author's debut novel, a comic masterpiece which was originally published in Paris the year before by The Olympia Press and subsequently banned for obscenity in the United States and Ireland. The UK first edition was the first printing in hardback.

Stock code: 19456

£750

Do you have a book like this to sell?
Read the Sell Books to Lucius page for more information on how to sell to us.

Author:

DONLEAVY, J. P.

Published:

London: Neville Spearman.
1956

Category

Modern First Editions
Literature
Bindings
Recent Acquisitions
Sell your books to us Log in / Register