Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail '72 -- (102053)
Straight Arrow Books; [distributed by Quick Fox Inc.), January 1973. First Edition. Cloth. Used - Very Good / Good. Item #259283
First edition in second state DJ. Signed & inscribed by Hunter S. Thompson on half title page. Signed & inscribed on opposite page (recto) by U.S. Senator, George McGovern (Democratic Party presidential nominee/candidate, 1972). Octavo. In edgeworn DJ with creases and heavy wear top & bottom of spine.). Front jacket flap not clipped therefore showing $7.95, indicating this is 2nd state dustjacket. Black fake-leather textured paper covered boards with white lettering on spine. Black end pages. Lightly dust stained textblock edges. Darker thumb nail sized dust stain bottom textblock edge at lip of fore-edge. Solid binding at bottom but slightly pulled at top. 506 pages plus three pages of Steadman drawings and page of photo credits and 'special thanks'.