Bussum: Uitgeverij Agathon, 1973. Dutch first edition of Desolation Angels, translated by Peter H. van Liushout. Front cover artwork by Micha Joseph. 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 [not in Charters].
Crown octavo (8vo), 460 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.