1985 · Salt Lake City, UT
by Abbey, Edward
Salt Lake City, UT: Dream Garden Press, 1985. Signed limited edition, 1/250. Hardcover. Very good. R. Crumb. SIGNED. 356pp. Octavo [23.5 cm.] Red cloth with gilt stamped title to front board and backstrip. The boards are just a little bit warped. Housed in a tan paper covered slipcase with full color work to front panel. The slipcase is in nearly pristine condition, with only negligible bumping to the extremities. Illustrated by underground cartoonist and sometime musician, R. Crumb. Tenth anniversary double signed edition. Signed by Edward Abbey on the limitation page, with a signed numbered print, "You Can't Never Go Wrong Cuttin' Fence" by R. Crumb laid in. The book and print are numbered 111 of 250.
The late great Edward Abbey published twenty-one books during his lifetime (two posthumously). Both The Monkey Wrench Gang and Desert Solitaire have gone on to become what the author always dreaded "classics" and have now each sold more than one million copies each. (Inventory #: 58422)