Neal Cassady: Collected Letters, 1944-1967. Neal Cassady.
Neal Cassady: Collected Letters, 1944-1967

Neal Cassady: Collected Letters, 1944-1967

ISBN: 0142002178
New York, NY: Penguin Books, 2004. Softcover. This is the "Advanced Uncorrected Proof", as stated on the front cover, preceding the first edition, of this collection of letters addressed to Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, Carolyn Cassady, John Clellon Holmes & others by Neal Cassady (1926-1968), the legendary Beat writer/muse who was the basis for the character Dean Moriarty in Kerouac's "On the Road", & who bridged the Beat & Hippie phenomena with Ken Kesey as driver of the "Further" bus. With an introduction by Carolyn Cassady, Neal's widow, & edited by Dave Moore. In very fine condition with only very minor wear to covers & a remainder marking across the middle of the side edge. A most collectible compilation spanning the Beat era from its birth, & beyond. Very Fine. [Item #1575]

Price: $60.00