Milan: Arnoldo Mondadori (Piccola Biblioteca 333), June 2003. First printing of the second Italian edition of Maggie Cassidy, translated by Monica Luciano. New translation replacing the original Magda de Cristofaro translation from 1980. 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.
Duodecimo (12mo), 124 pp. In original pictorial matte-coated wrappers with French flaps, perfect bound. As new. Additional photos available on request.