Siamese Banana Press, 1972. Item #968
Side-stapled wrappers. Cover by George Schneeman. Translations by Paul Auster of André Breton, Hans Arp, Paul Éluard, Tristan Tzara, Rene Char, Benjamin Peret, Louis Aragon, Robert Desnos, Phillipe Soupault, and Antonin Artaud. From the library of Ron Padgett, with his neat pencil signature on f.f.e. A fresh, bright copy of Auster's first book, with a hint of age-darkening on the rear cover near spine and minor residue of a spill to lower right rear corner (see photo). Near fine.