Spit in the Ocean - First Six Volumes (Winter 1974 - 1981)
Pleasant Hill, Oregon: Intrepid Trips, 1977-1975.
Paperback. 8vo, multicolored wrappers, fully illustrated. Very Good to Fine. Item #900563
Four of six volumes with signed inscriptions by Ken Kesey. Volume #1 is inscribed "For Wackos" and signed by Ken Kesey on front wrapper in decorated red ink. Volume #2 is inscribed to A.P. Hatts and signed by Ken Kesey on front wrapper in bold black ink. Volume #5 is inscribed "For Willis" and signed by Ken Kesey on front wrapper in bold black ink. Volume 6 is inscribed "For Bill" and signed by Ken Kesey on front wrapper in bold blue ink.
Volume #1 is 2nd printing (1977), all others are 1sts. Volume #1 - "Old in The Streets," Edited by Ken Kesey with contributions by Wendell Berry, Ken Kesey, Ken Babbs, Paul Krassner, and others. Volume #2 - "Getting There From Here," Edited by my with contributions by Kate Millett, Studs Terkel, Ken Babbs, and others. Volume #3 - "Communication with Higher Intelligence," Edited by Timothy Leary, with contributions by Timothy Leary, Diane Ackerman, Robert Anton Wilson, Ken Kesey, and others. Volume #4 - "Straight from the Gut," Edited by Lee Marrs, with contributions by Ken Kesey and others. Volue #5 - "The Pyramid Issue," Edited by Richard and Elaine Loren, with contributions by Kesey, Paul Krassner, and others. Volume #6 - "The Cassady Issue," Edited by Ken Babbs, with contributions from Larry McMurtry, Jerry Garcia, William Burroughs, and featuring an unpublished manuscript of Neal Cassidy.
Typical fading to spine and edges of oVolume #2, a bit of minor rubbing, little abrasion to heel of spine of Volume #6, set is Very Good to Fine overall.