The Further Inquiry. Ken Kesey.
The Further Inquiry
The Further Inquiry

The Further Inquiry

ISBN: 0670831743
New York, NY: Viking Penguin, 1990. First Printing. Hard Cover. The Further Inquiry is Ken Kesey's reexamination of the 1964 Merry Prankster voyage aboard the "Further" psychedelic bus, from the perspective of a quarter-century later. The text takes the form of a transcript- that of a "trial" of Neal Cassady's spirit. Loaded with photographs that take a close look at Cassady, thefastestmanalive who drove the bus & with Kesey & co. administered the "Acid Test" across the USA, forming a key bridge from the Beat Generation to the Hippie countercultural explosion of the 1960s. This is the first hardcover edition, first printing (with number sequence ending in 1). An important component in the Kesey canon, & an essential collectible. Book in exceptionally very fine condition with only slight, faint bump at lower corner of rear cover board; otherwise substantially mint inside & out. Dust jacket unclipped & with only the tiniest amount of rubbing & scratching at & near upper edge of rear cover; tiny, faint crease at lower left corner of same; otherwise in especially bright & superb condition. Very Fine / Very Fine. [Item #1251]

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