2000 · London
Strictly limited to 2,500 numbered copies, individually signed by Stephen Gunther, custodian of The Gunther Archive, this large format volume of over 350 images also includes several stunning double-page spreads of colour montages and additional wrap-around sections on a variety of specialist Italian art papers.
Original packing present; WD consignment; shelved case 13. Mania Days is an essential complete photo-documentary record of life on the road with The Beatles - a unique opportunity to board their chartered Lockheed Electra jet and join them on their historic travels across America. [Genesis]
'I think there was real, genuine affection between the Beatles and my dad. He was there on every plane ride and in every hotel room.' - Steven Gunther;
Gunther was one of the select few allowed to accompany The Beatles during their 1964 tour.
'Brian's decree that no press were to accompany us on the chartered Lockheed Electra was already being challenged by a number of very persistent journalists, including the star of the press gang, Los Angeles freelance Curt Gunther, who was to become my closest friend in America.' - Derek Taylor. 1317149. Shelved Dupont Bookstore. (Inventory #: 1317149)