SIGNED COPY. Light mottled gray with blue-and-green Double K design on front cover. All first-issue points present. Kesey’s signature in pen, on front free endpaper. Just a bit of soiling to very extreme edges. Edgewear and a few small closed tears to first state dust jacket (Hank Krangler credited as photographer), with one .125" chip to very bottom of dustjacket spine. 628pp. Nice clean copy of the archetypal great American novel. Some vestiges of tobacco "aroma".The book’s publication (Kesey’s second novel) occasioned the fabled cross-country trip in a bus called "Furthur" with The Merry Pranksters. It was later made into a movie starring Paul Newman (1971). Very Good in Good Plus Dustjacket. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: SOMETIMES A GREAT NOTION (SIGNED)
Editorial: Viking Press
Año de publicación: 1964
Edición: FIRST EDITION.
Descripción Viking, New York, 1964. Hard Cover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good Minus. Very Good/Very Good Minus. 1st Edition-1st state with publishers device on half-title page, green top-staining, and rear photo credit given to "Hank Krangler". SIGNED by author in red ink on a bookplate decal afixed to front end page. Also includes a hand addressed (in authors hand) return envelope, dated 1990, and postmarked from Eugene OR. Previous owners name, address on ffep. Old price in ink on inside pastedown. Light shelf edge wear. DJ rubbed with edge wear and tiny chips on spine ends and small tape reinforcement on rear top corner. $7.50 price present on DJ flap. Also SIGNED and inscribed by PAUL NEWMAN on a bookplate on front end page. Newman directed 1971 movie version of book as well as played 'Hank Stamper' in the film. Also includes laid-in a handwritten SIGNED note from actor CLIFF POTTS who played 'Andy Stamper' in film. Also includes laid-in a small photo sheet SIGNED by actress LINDA LAWSON who played 'Jan Stamper' in film. Plus laid-in is a card SIGNED by HAL NEEDHAM (stuntman in the film plus played man at track). Scarce 1st printing with associated film tie-ins for the Kesey-Sometimes a Great Notion fan or collector. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed by Author. Nº de ref. de la librería 004015
Descripción Viking Press, New York, 1964. HARDCOVER. FIRST EDITION. SIGNED COPY IN DUSTJACKET. Light mottled gray with blue-and-green Double K design on front cover. All first-issue points present. Kesey's signature in pen, on title page. Several tiny surface-scritches to top edge. Very light shelfwear to extremities of first state dust jacket, with a tiny rubbed spot to front dj panel (Hank Krangler credited as photographer), 628pp. Extremely clean copy of the archetypal great American novel. In twenty-five years, we've never seen as nice a copy as this! The book's publication (Kesey's second novel) occasioned the fabled cross-country trip in a bus called "Furthur" with The Merry Pranksters. It was later made into a movie starring Paul Newman (1971). Near Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket. Nº de ref. de la librería 73020