by Hunter S. Thompson. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman. A Bantam Book, November 1983. Grateful acknowledgment is made to the following for permission.
by Hunter S. Scanner's Note: Proofed carefully against DT. The RTF version does not incorporate any of the pictures. An HTML version was also released with carefully scanned illustrations. Back Cover: Hunter Thompson. The King of Gonzo returns in. The Curse of LONO. an hilarious, brain-curdling South Sea adventure, the story of Hunter Thompson's epic escapades in Hawaii.
The Curse of Lono has long been considered a bastard stepchild in Thompson's oeuvre. This is the Hunter Thompson book you've never heard of, but really want to read
Ralph Steadman (Illustrator). The Curse of Lono has long been considered a bastard stepchild in Thompson's oeuvre. For some reason, it was only given a small print run in 1983 after which its rarity ensured its cult status and high prices for used copies. This is the Hunter Thompson book you've never heard of, but really want to read. It's mostly about how crappy Hawaii is. It has the best ending of any of his stuff I've read, hands down.
The Curse of Lono is classic Hunter S. Thompson and very entertaining. It's an easy read, fairly short and very funny.
He is currently working with Hugh Hefner on Hugh Hefner's Playboy, on William Claxton's forthcoming Jazz opus Jazzlife, and a book of photographs created by Hunter S. A California native, Steve is based at the TASCHEN America offices in Los Angeles. The Curse of Lono is classic Hunter S. It's also classic "gonzo" journalism.
The Curse of Lono is a book by Hunter S. Thompson describing his experiences in Hawaii in 1980. Originally published in 1983, the book was only in print for a short while. Only 1000 copies were produced, each one being signed by the author and artist Ralph Steadman. Thompson · Steve Crist · Ralph Steadman
by Hunter S. Thompson · Steve Crist · Ralph Steadman. A wild ride to the dark side of Americana The Curse of Lono is to Hawaii what Fear and Loathing was to Las Vegas: the crazy tales of a journalist's ""coverage"" of a news event that ends up being a wild ride to the dark side of Americana. High priest of hedonism and godfather of gonzo journalism, Hunter S. Thompson was renowned for his counterculture masterpiece Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, which described his chemical-addled adventures in 1970s America. Taken from Thompson's brilliantl.
Hunter S. Thompson's and Ralph Steadman’s most eccentric book. First published in 1983, The Curse of Lono is a gonzo masterwork, mixing Hunter . hompson’s hallucinogenic writing with the splattery illustration of Ralph Steadman. Hunter S. Thompson and Ralph Steadman. Ralph Steadman, Hunter S.
The Curse of Lono is to Hawaii what Fear and Loathing was to Las Vegas: the crazy .
The Curse of Lono is to Hawaii what Fear and Loathing was to Las Vegas: the crazy tales of a journalist's ?coverage? of a news event that ends up being a wild ride to the dark side of Americana. Originally published in 1983, Curse features all of the zany, hallucinogenic wordplay and feral artwork for which the Hunter S. Thompson/Ralph Steadman duo have become known and loved. Thompson committed suicide on February 20, 2005 at his home in Colorado.
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