Milan: Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (I Grandi Narratori d’Ogni Paese), Oct 2007. First edition thus. Italian edition of On the Road, translated by Marisa Caramella and with an introduction by Fernanda Pivano.
Considered a defining work of the postwar beat and counter culture generations, On the Road was originally published by Viking Press on 5th September, 1957. The novel was chosen by Time magazine as one of the 100 best English-language novels from 1923 to 2005, and the Modern Library ranked the book 55th on its list of the 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century.
Duodecimo (12mo), 452 pp. In original stiff illustrated uncoated wrappers printed in green and black. As new. Additional photos available on request.