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The Naked Lunch (review copy).

Wiesbaden: Limes Verlag, 1966 [Maynard+Miles D20 note]. Second printing of the first German edition of The Naked Lunch, translated by Katharina and Peter Behrens. Dust jacket artwork by Rolf-Günter Dienst. Limited edition of 1,500 copies issued in March 1966. The second printing includes “Appendix: Letter from a Master Addict to Dangerous Drugs,” which originally appeared in the British Journal of Addiction in 1957. Promotion sheet and publisher’s printed order form laid in.

Crown octavo (8vo), 256 pp. Purple cloth stamped in black on spine. White pictorial dust jacket printed in purple and black. Fine in near fine jacket. Additional photos available on request.