The Soft Machine, William S. Burroughs
First American edition, first printing of Burroughs' fourth novel and the first in his Nova Trilogy. New York: Grove Press, 1966. A. near fine copy in a good or better, unclipped dust jacket. Binding is tight, sturdy and square. Minimal shelfwear to boards. Internally clean with no markings. Jacket shows some shelfwear and rubbing, with a few closed tears and associated creasing, neatly reinforced with tape on verso. Protected in archival mylar.