November 2018 Auction Ends Thursday, November 8th, 5pm Pacific
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 11/8/2018
Hunter S. Thompson autograph letter signed from January 1962, writing from Louisville, Kentucky to his friend Paul Semonin on the eve of Thompson's departure for New York. Hunter is despondent in his letter, having hit a wall in writing ''The Rum Diary'': ''...Novel exploded, Agar [his dog] back to orig. owners, guns unsold, nothing written...lowest ebb since SF - ugly...'' Nonetheless, Hunter has just enough money to travel to Europe to visit Semonin, but asks his friend whether his travel plans are realistic, ''...For god's sake, give me the truth...'' He writes that Mexico or South American might actually be a better options for him, and closes mentioning attending a wrestling match and drinking with mutual friends but ''...otherwise, pain...'' Signed ''H'', two page letter on one sheet measures 5.5'' x 8.5''. Near fine condition.
Hunter S. Thompson Autograph Letter Signed From 1962 With Soul-Baring Content -- Thompson's at ''his wits end'' with ''...confusion all around. My lowest ebb...''
Hunter S. Thompson Autograph Letter Signed From 1962 With Soul-Baring Content -- Thompson's at ''his wits end'' with ''...confusion all around. My lowest ebb...''
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Auction closed on Thursday, November 8, 2018.
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