The Joke's Over: Bruised Memories: Gonzo, Hunter Thompson, and Me. Ralph Steadman.
The Joke's Over: Bruised Memories: Gonzo, Hunter Thompson, and Me

Inscribed with a Drawing

The Joke's Over: Bruised Memories: Gonzo, Hunter Thompson, and Me

Notes: 396 pages. Foreword by Kurt Vonnegut.

The artist of Gonzo writes about his experiences with Hunter S. Thompson. The book is illustrated with many Steadman drawings, some of which appear here in print for the first time.

This is the British edition, published two days after the US version appeared.

Edition + Condition: First UK edition (with a numberline ending in 1). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. This copy is inscribed with an abstract drawing of what might by HST with a gun. Draw your own conclusions. Laid into this copy is a note from Joe Petro III to the book's recipient. Petro is Steadman's screenprinter and the publisher of many Steadman chapbooks.

Publication: London: William Heinemann, 2006.

ISBN: 9780434016068

Item No: #306964

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