NIGHTMARE CULTURE: LAUTRÉAMONT AND LES CHANTS DE MALDOROR. New York: St. Martin's Press, . Octavo, pp. [1-8] 1-189 [190-192: blank], cloth. First edition, U.S. issue. A critical study of Ducasse's LES CHANTS DE MALDOROR (1874), a clandestine, posthumously published poem, called one of the most blasphemous and obscene poems ever published. A fine copy in dust jacket. (#164716).
"First published in the United States of America in 1973" on copyright page.