Octavo, 206pp. Gray boards, black cloth spine with title printed in silver, blind stamped with illustration on front panel, light wear along top edge of front board from tape removal, light fading to top and bottom edge of panels. Stated “first edition” on copyright page with “97532468” number line. Illustrated endpaper. First state dust jacket, with $5.95 on front flap, light blemish at top edge of spine above authors name, otherwise bright and colorful illustrations. An excellent copy.
Comments: Fear and Loathing first appeared in Rolling Stone Magazine in 1971 and was published as a novel in 1972. It was adapted into a film in 1998, which quickly became a cult classic, starring Benicio del Toro and Johnny Depp.