The Thief's Journal.
(New York, NY): Grove Press, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. 268pp. Original red cloth with gilt titling to spine. Stated first printing. A lyrical autobiographical novel set amongst the "beggars and thieves, fairies and whores" of the Barrio Chino district of Barcelona during the 1930s. A hint of toning to the endpapers, edges a trifle darkened, a couple of tiny "dog-ears" to page corners, otherwise a tight, clean, VG+ copy in VG+ dust jacket (Dust jacket a little shelf-worn, light rubbing to edges and a barely visible water mark at bottom of spine. Not price clipped. Now protected by mylar cover). Item #69916
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