New York: Random House, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. 206pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] in dark grey boards over black cloth spine stamped in silver gilt; blind-embossed illustration to front board. Light toning to jacket, especially at extremities; spine moderately cocked, light fading to boards at extremities; small stain to front free endpaper, else interior is unmarked; very faintly musty. Very good / very good. Item #56582
The gonzo journalist's second book and magnum opus. A beautiful and bizarre work with equally interesting illustrations. Later adapted for the screen by Monty Python alum Terry Gilliam.