Amsterdam: De Bezige Bij (B.B. Herdruk), 1970. First printing of the second Dutch edition of The Dharma Bums translated by John Vandenbergh. Now with new title. 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).
Crown octavo (8vo), 192 pp. In original pictorial matte-coated wrappers, perfect bound. Very light wear to extremities, else near fine, tightly bound and clean. Appears unread. Additional photos available on request.