Salt Lake City, UT: Dream Garden Press - Ken Sanders Rare Books, 2005. Hayduke Edition limited to 100 numbered and signed copies. Hardcover. SIGNED. 196pp. Octavo [22 cm] Brown cloth with "Hayduke" blind stamped on front board. Numbered, and signed by the author on the limitation page. Hayduke illustration by R. Crumb also signed by the author and laid in. Fine. Item #63163
Number 81 in an edition of 100 copies.
This is the special "Hayduke" edition of the author's memoir about war, wilderness and the late author Edward Abbey. Here, Peacock recounts his experiences returning from Vietnam and his long friendship with Abbey. Abbey immortalized Peacock as the George Washington Hayduke character in his celebrated novel The Monkey Wrench Gang. This is one of one hundred specially bound and signed copies by Doug Peacock issued in hardbound by Dream Garden Press. The regular trade edition was only issued in paperback. This is the only hardbound edition available.
A memoir by the author of "The Grizzly Years" and the inspiration for the Hayduke character in Edward Abbey's classic "The Monkey Wrench Gang."