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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream by Hunter S. Thompson; Ralph Steadman [Illustrator] - 1st - 1972-01-01 - from Once Read Books (SKU: 327897)

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream

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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream

by Hunter S. Thompson; Ralph Steadman [Illustrator]

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  • hardcover
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Condition
Fair. //Fair
ISBN 10
0394464354
ISBN 13
9780394464350
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Random House, 1972-01-01. 1st. Hardcover. Fair. //Fair. *True 1st edition. Printed in USA on 6/72 as stated on back jacket flap. Illustrations by Ralph Steadman. 206 pages.* FAIR/FAIR. Off white illustrated jacket, dust jacket in archival plastic protector, approx. 8.5'' x 5.75'', 206pp., heavy foxing and some gray smudges to all sides of jacket, small creases to spine edges and edges of jacket, top corner of inside front jacket flap folded over, bottom corner and bottom side edge of inside front jacket flap folded over, heavy foxing to page edges, small pencil writing to top of inside back cover, inside covers and first few pages, some spots of foxing to random inside pages, illustrations are in good condition..<p> Once Read Books, cover scan available - just ask, OnceReadBooks com<p> Orders shipped via USPS.

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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream is a novel by Hunter S. Thompson, illustrated by Ralph Steadman. The book is a roman à clef, rooted in autobiographical incidents. The story follows its protagonist, Raoul Duke, and his attorney, Dr. Gonzo, as they descend on Las Vegas to chase the American Dream through a drug-induced haze.

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book dealer
Once Read Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
327897
Title
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream
Author
Hunter S. Thompson; Ralph Steadman [Illustrator]
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Fair.
Jacket condition
/Fair
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0394464354
ISBN 13
9780394464350
Publisher
Random House
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1972-01-01
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;

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