Paris: The Obelisk Press, (1953). First edition. Two volumes. Number 1,078 of 2000 numbered copies "printed for private circulation." Second book in his Rosy Crucifxion trilogy of SEXUS, PLEXUS and NEXUS, a fictionalized account his life in Brooklyn before leaving for Paris in 1928. Initially banned in the U.S. and UK and not published in the U.S. until 1965. 12mo plain white card covers in dark rose French-fold dust jacket that is lightly soiled and rubbed but otherwise very good or better.