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I Vagabondi del Dharma.

Milan: Arnoldo Mondadori (I capolavori della Medusa), April 1980. First edition thus. Italian edition of The Dharma Bums translated by Magda de Cristofaro. Published a little over a year after the breakthrough success of On the Road, The Dharma Bums is a thinly-veiled account of the author’s spiritual growth and friendship with poet Gary Snyder (Japhy Ryder).

Duodecimo (12mo), 292 pp. Dark blue imitation leather over boards, stamped in gilt on front and spine. Without dust jacket as issued. Fine. Appears unread. Additional photos available on request.