Kesey. Ken Kesey.
Kesey
Kesey

Kesey

ISBN: 0918402026
Eugene, OR: Northwest Review Books, 1977. First Softcover Edition Thus. Softcover. A scholarly compilation of archival writings & facsimile manuscript pages by Ken Kesey, the legendary novelist whose Merry Prankster exploits on the "Further" bus with Neal Cassady & co. passed the torch from the Beats to the Hippies. Originally published in two issues of the Northwest Review, this is the first one-volume softcover edition. Edited by Michael Strelow & the staff of the Northwest Review; & with introductions by Malcolm Cowley ("Ken Kesey at Stanford") & John Clark Pratt ("On Editing Kesey: Confessions of a Straight Man"). Trade-format softcover with leaves folded into signatures & stapled. An indispensable resource for the Kesey scholar & collector. In near-fine condition with only very mild rubbing to front cover; browning & several short, mostly closed tears & creases along lower portion of spine; very mild rubbing & thin line of browning along spine-edge of back cover; very light wear & tiny bumps along all edges & corners. Interior very fine with only small, faint creasing of upper corners of last half or so of page leaves. Near Fine. [Item #2583]

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