Grove Press, 1961. FIRST US EDITION, first printing. Spectacular condition throughout in virtually perfect unclipped jacket. "Grove Press, (1961), 1961. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. First American Edition of this long-banned masterpiece first published in Paris in 1939, the companion to Miller's earlier Tropic of Cancer. An unsparing account of what it means to grow to manhood in America, the magic leaps from the page in uninhibited, subversive, often hilarious -- never less than brilliant -- prose, proving yet again why the author remains one of the most iconic writers of the twentieth century. A fine copy in like dust jacket." An absolutely fantastic collectible edition with few as nicely conditioned. One of the all time erotica classics by one of it's iconic proponents, Henry Miller. 348 pages.