Henry Miller — TROPIC OF CAPRICORN, 1961

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Secaucus, N. J.: Castle Books, 1961. Hardcover with title in red, dustjacket clipped. 348 pages. Namestamp (neat) to free front endpaper, else clean copy

Banned in America for almost thirty years because of its explicit sexual content, this companion volume to Miller’s Tropic of Cancer chronicles his life in 1920s New York City. Famous for its frank portrayal of life in Brooklyn’s ethnic neighborhoods and Miller’s outrageous sexual exploits, The Tropic of Capricorn is now considered a cornerstone of modern literature

Early US reprint edition, no other date than 1961

Henry Miller — TROPIC OF CAPRICORN, 1961