Pela Estrada Fora.
Lisbon: Relógio d’Agua (Ficcoes), 1998. First printing of the third Portuguese edition of On the Road, translated by Armanda Rodrigues and Margarida Vale de Gato. New translation replacing the original H. Santos Carvalho translation from 1960.
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.
Crown octavo (8vo), 404 pp. In original stiff illustrated matte-coated wrappers, perfect bound. As new. Additional photos available on request.