First Edition of Hunter S. Thompsons Memoir Kingdom of Fear; Signed by the Author
Kingdom of Fear: Loathsome Secrets of a Star-Crossed Child in the Final Days of the American Century.
Thompson, Hunter S.$650.00
Item Number: 2343
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2003.
First edition of the author’s memoir. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed in full by Hunter S. Thompson. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
"Rollickingly funny throughout, Thompson's latest proves that the father of gonzo journalism is alive and well" (Publishers Weekly).
Other Books by this Author
"The years that were covered in these letters, were like riding on a bullet train": First Edition of Fear and Loathing in America: The Gonzo Letters Volume II; Signed by Hunter S. Thompson and David Halberstam
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2000.
First edition of this collection of of letters Hunter S. Thompson. Octavo, original boards. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with light shelf wear. Signed by both Hunter Thompson on the half-title page and David Halberstam on the title page, who contributed the foreword to this volume.
"Tune in, freak out, get beaten": First Edition of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas; Signed by Hunter S. Thompson and Illustrator Ralph Steadman
New York: Random House, 1971.
First edition of the author’s second book. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Hunter S. Thompson on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. A very sharp example.
First Modern Library Edition of Hell's Angels; From the Librarian of Novelist Peter Matthiessen; Signed by Hunter S. Thompson
New York: Modern Library, 1999.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Hunter S. Thompson on the half title page. From the library of Peter Matthiessen, with some underlining in pencil in Matthiessen’s hand. Very good in a very good dust jacket.
First Edition of "this Cornerstone of American Political Journalism" Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail 72; Signed by Hunter S. Thompson, George McGovern, Jimmy Carter and Illustrator Ralph Steadman
San Francisco: Arrow Books, 1973.
First edition of the author’s third book. Octavo, original black boards. Signed by Hunter Thompson, subject, George McGovern, Jimmy Carter and the illustrator, Ralph Steadman. Fine in a near fine first issue price-clipped dust jacket with the white boarder around the photograph of Thompson and McGovern on the back panel. A unique example with this collection of signatures.
“I felt a tremendous distance between myself and everything real": First Edition of The Rum Diary; Signed by Hunter Thompson
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1998.
First edition of the author’s only published novel. Octavo, original black half cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by Hunter S. Thompson on the half title page.
"California, Labor Day weekend . . . early, with ocean fog still in the streets, outlaw motorcyclists wearing chains": First Edition of Hunter Thompsons celebrated first book Hells Angels; Signed by Him
New York: Random House, 1967.
First edition of the author’s first book. Octavo, original black cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Boldly signed by Hunter S. Thompson on the half-title page. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. A superior example of this title.
SIGNED LIMITED EDITION OF ALBERT EINSTEINS "ONE AND ONLY INTELLECTUAL BIOGRAPHY": SIGNED AND DATED BY HIM
Evanston: Library of Living Philosophers, 1949.
Signed limited first edition, one of 760 copies signed and dated “Albert Einstein ‘49.” Octavo, original brown cloth, top edge gilt, original slipcase. The book is in fine condition, the slipcase is in very good condition shows some rubbing. Edited by Paul Arthur Schhilpp. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box.
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't": First Editions of each Volume in the Prime Minister's Autobiography and Speeches; Each Signed by Her
London: HarperCollins, 1993-2002.
First British editions of each work by the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Margaret Thatcher’s autobiography. Octavo, original cloth, 3 volumes. Each volume is signed by Margaret Thatcher on the title page. Each are fine in near fine to fine dust jackets. A very nice set.
Washington, D.C: Public Affairs Press, 1948.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Fine in the rare original dust jacket with some wear and tear to the extremities. Translated by Mahadev Desai.
New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1970.
First edition the second volume of the author’s Pulitzer and National Book Award winning work. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, “For Henry Kissinger with all good wishes Jim Burns.” Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. With the compliments of the author slip laid in. An excellent association copy.