Chongqing: Chongqing Publishing House, 2006. First printing of the first Chinese edition of Desolation Angels, translated by Ya Zi. Unknown number of copies issued July 1, 2006. Published at 32.00 yuan. ISBN: 7-5366-7953-X. Originally published by Coward McCann in 1965, Desolation Angels is the wild and soulful story of the legendary road trip that Jack Kerouac took before the publication of On the Road, told through the persona of Jack Duluoz and accompanied by his thinly-disguised Beat cohorts Allen Ginsberg, Gregory Corso and William Burroughs.
Medium octavo (8vo), 17.0 x 24.0 cm, 352 pp. In original illustrated textured uncoated wrappers with French flaps. Perfect bound. Light wear to spine and extremities, else near fine, tightly bound and clean. Additional images of the book available on request.
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