New York, NY: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Near fine condition / Very good+ condition (DJ). Item #019631
412 pages. Original black cloth spine and charcoal paper-covered boards with minimal shelfwear. The original unclipped dustjacket has one small tear and crease at the top of the spine and minimal shelfwear; protected in archival mylar. First edition, first printing of the author's first book with the number line on the copyright page starting with "1". A classic of modern American literature, this work chronicles the month-long journey taken by a man and his son across the country. The text is clean and unmarked.