The Monkey Wrench Gang
Abbey, Edward , R. Crumb(illus.)
Place Published: Salt Lake City, UT
Publisher: Dream Garden Press
Date Published: 1985
Edition: Signed limited edition, 1/250
Book Id: 48901
SIGNED. 356pp. Octavo [23.5 cm.] Red cloth with gilt stamped title to front board and backstrip. Housed in a tan paper covered slipcase with full color work to front panel. Illustrated by underground cartoonist and sometime musician, R. Crumb. The book is in very good plus condition, with marginal fading to the backstrip. In a very good slipcase, with light soiling and mild rubbing. The paper at the head and foot of the slipcase's spine is a bit abraded and chipped).
Tenth anniversary double signed edition. Signed by Edward Abbey on the limitation page, with a signed numbered print, "You Can't Never Go Wrong Cuttin' Fence" by R. Crumb laid in. The book and print are numbered 104 of 250.The late great Edward Abbey published twenty-one books during his lifetime (two posthumously). Both The Monkey Wrench Gang and Desert Solitaire have gone on to become what the author always dreaded "classics" and have now each sold more than one million copies each.