Montreal: Québec/Amérique (Collection Littérature D’Amérique), 1984. Canadian first edition of Maggie Cassidy, translated into French by Béatrice Gartenberg. Originally published by Avon in 1959 Maggie Cassidy is a largely autobiographical work about Kerouac’s early life in Lowell, from 1938 to 1939, and chronicles his real-life relationship with his teenage sweetheart Mary Carney.
Octavo (8vo), 244 pp. In original pictorial gloss-coated wrappers, perfect bound. As new. Additional photos available on request.