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The Jokes Over : Memories of Hunter S. Thompson

Steadman, Ralph

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ISBN 10: 0434016063 / ISBN 13: 9780434016068
Published by William Heinemann, London, UK, 2006
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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SIGNED BY RALPH STEADMAN and dated 2006 with a self-portrait eyeball drawing on half title page. True UK first edition/first printing. Very fine condition, opened only to sign. Brodart protected. Ships in a box. Bookseller Inventory # 000999

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Title: The Jokes Over : Memories of Hunter S. ...

Publisher: William Heinemann, London, UK

Publication Date: 2006

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: First Edition UK.

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A "New York Times Book Review" Editor s Choice
"New York Post" Required Reading
"Enormously entertaining." "The Boston Globe
""A pleasant surprise." "The Tampa Tribune
"Bizarre and compelling." " Miami New Times
"A must read." "BookPage""
"The rollicking, no-holds-barred, definitive inside story of the Gonzo years from legendary artist Ralph Steadman.
"Hunter Thompson s marvelously deranged illustrator, Ralph Steadman, gives us a terrific memoir with "The Joke s Over" . . . Both fitting and touching." "New York Post
"There can be no question that Hunter S. Thompson s pivotal works would not be the same without the accompanying artworks of his partner Ralph Steadman . . . [Steadman] recalls it all eloquently . . .A vivid, well-written paean to Thompson and, by extension, the character of the American rebel." "The Buffalo News
RALPH STEADMAN has illustrated many books, including Hunter S. Thompson s "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas" and the fiftieth-anniversary edition of George Orwell s "Animal Farm." He is the author of" The Grapes of Ralph" (for which he won a Glenfiddich Food & Drink Award), "Still Life with Bottle," " The Book of Jones," and "Gonzo: The Art." He lives in England. Visit"

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