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- Simon & Schuster 2000; US$ 3.99
An almost unnaturally poignant love story from the father of ?Gonzo? journalism and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Hunter S. Thompson. What makes the romantic short story Screwjack so touching, for all its queerness, is the aching melancholy in its depiction of the modern man's burden: that "we are doomed. Mama has gone off to Real Estate School...and... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2000; US$ 5.00
Capturing the essence of Hunter S. Thompson?s ?Gonzo? style, short story Mescalito details his dark and miserably comic first mescaline drug trip. First published in Songs of the Doomed, Mescalito suggests the nascent ideas and energy of Thompson?s seminal work on the ?60s experience, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. "We live in a jungle of... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2000; US$ 5.00
Previously published in the short story collected Screwjack from legendary ?Gonzo? writer Hunter S Thompson, ?Death of a Poet? chronicles a doomed rendezvous in a Green Bay trailer park. The Packers have lost, and the author's friend?"a bad drinker and a junkie for mass hysteria"?has come unhinged. "Welcome to the night train." more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 14.95
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is the best chronicle of drug-soaked, addle-brained, rollicking good times ever committed to the printed page. It is also the tale of a long weekend road trip that has gone down in the annals of American pop culture as one of the strangest journeys ever undertaken. Now this cult classic of gonzo journalism is a major... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2011; US$ 8.00
Begun in 1959 by a twenty-two-year-old Hunter S. Thompson, The Rum Diary is a brilliantly tangled love story of jealousy, treachery, and violent alcoholic lust in the Caribbean boomtown that was San Juan, Puerto Rico, in the late 1950s. The narrator, freelance journalist Paul Kemp, irresistibly drawn to a sexy, mysterious woman, is soon thrust into... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2011; US$ 13.00
The Gonzo memoir from one of the most influential voices in American literature, Kingdom of Fear traces the course of Hunter S. Thompson?s life as a rebel?from a smart-mouthed Kentucky kid flaunting all authority to a convention-defying journalist who came to personify a wild fusion of fact, fiction, and mind-altering substances. Brilliant, provocative,... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2011; US$ 18.00
Originally published in 1979, the first volume of the bestselling "Gonzo Papers" is now back in print. The Great Shark Hunt is Dr. Hunter S. Thompson's largest and, arguably, most important work, covering Nixon to napalm, Las Vegas to Watergate, Carter to cocaine. These essays offer brilliant commentary and outrageous humor, in signature Thompson... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2011; US$ 9.80
First published in 1990, Songs of the Doomed is back in print -- by popular demand! In this third and most extraordinary volume of the Gonzo Papers, Dr. Hunter S. Thompson recalls high and hideous moments in his thirty years in the Passing Lane -- and no one is safe from his hilarious, remarkably astute social commentary. With Thompson's trademark... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2011; US$ 17.58
A compilation of the subversive, important and entertaining writer of Hunter S. Thompson - renowned American writer of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas 'It would not do to be found in the desert under these circumstances: firing wildly into the cactus from a car full of drugs...' Fear and Loathing at Rolling Stone showcases... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2011; US$ 15.98
'Hot damn! Let us rumble, keep going and don't slow down ... let's have a little fun ...' In his much-anticipated memoir, Hunter S. Thompson looks back on a long and productive life. It is a story of crazed road trips fuelled by bourbon and black acid, of insane judges and giant porcupines, of girls, guns, explosives and, of course, bikes.... more...