Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.
A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream.New York, Random House, 1971 Stock Code: 77905
NotesFirst edition in book form, first printing. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas was first published in November 1971 as a two part series in Rolling Stone magazine, for which Thompson wrote until his death in 2005. It was adapted into a film of the same name by Terry Gilliam in 1998, featuring Johnny Depp and Benicio del Toro in the lead roles.
Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in black morocco, titles to spine in silver, block to front board after Ralph Steadman in blind, single rule to turn-ins in silver, black coated endpapers, all edges silver.
Illustrated throughout the text with monochrome drawings by Ralph Steadman.
A fine copy.
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