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  1. Born Under a Bad Sign.
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    Born Under a Bad Sign.

    First Edition
    First edition, first impression. Inscribed by Steadman on the frontispiece in orange and red ink, "Give chance some peace - for God's sake! Ralph Steadman." It is scrawled over an image of John Lennon's "Give peace a chance!" letter to Tony Palmer and his readers. Learn More
    £225

    Date of Publication: 1970

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 103736

    Signed: Yes

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  2. Born Under a Bad Sign.
    signed

    Born Under a Bad Sign.

    First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the illustrator on the title page: "Ralph Steadman, Owl Farm, Woody Creek. HST Memorial Blast-Off. 20th August 2005." Steadman were attending the private funeral of his long-time collaborator Hunter S. Thompson, at which Thompson's ashes were packed into firework casings and blasted from a cannon mounted on top of a 47 meter high monument, accompanied by firework and music. Learn More
    £700

    Date of Publication: 1970

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 93836

    Signed: Yes

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