Social Security No. 438-10-1408. Orlean C. DUPREE.

Social Security No. 438-10-1408.

New York, NY: A Milestone Book, Comet Press Books, 1958. [Psychological memoir]. SIGNED FIRST EDITION. Octavo (21 x 14cm), pp.[6] 73 [1]. SIGNED by the author in blue ink to title page, dated 24th November 1959. In publisher's black cloth with gilt titles to spine. Green endpapers. With original cream dust-jacket. Chips to jacket corners, especially head and tail of spine, and top corners of the back cover. Jacket lightly browned with some spotting. Very good. Something of a stream-of-consciousness exploration of a Louisiana man's restless early life spent constantly travelling between his home and California, including periods spent in the Navy psychiatric ward and living as a hobo. Item #49543

Price: £350.00