THOMPSON, Hunter. Gonzo.
(Pasadena, CA): Ammo Books, 2006. First edition. Limited edition of 3000 numbered copies. Introduction by Johnny Depp. A rare look into the life of Hunter Thompson, whose groundbreaking style of gonzo journalism made him one of the greatest writers of his generation. Now, for the first time, his photographs and archives have been collected into a visual biography worthy of his literary legacy. Featuring hundreds of personal photographsmany taken by Thompson himself and never before published. Accompanied by writing and memorabilia, this visual history gives insight into the literary icons life. GONZO chronicles Thompson’s numerous adventures, including his early days as a foreign correspondent in Puerto Rico, living in Big Sur in the sixties, time on the road with the Hell’s Angels, running for Sheriff of Pitkin County in 1970, and many personal moments with friends and family throughout the years. A fine copy in decorated cloth housed in the publisher’s box with photograph of Hunter Thompson set-in.
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