RUSSELL CHATHAM. Russell Chatham, Thomas McGuane, Jim Harrison, Jim Fergus, Etel Adnan, Hunter S. Thompson, contributors.


Livingston, MT: Clark City Press, 1987. First Clark City Press Edition. Reissue of this uncommon 1984 monograph on Chatham (1939-2019), who has written an autobiographical sketch titled "Myself, A Brief History," and included 24 full-color plates reproducing his paintings. Includes humorous and insightful contributions on Chatham and his work by friends and admirers. Provenance: From the collection of Montana author, screenwriter, and outdoorsman William Hjortsberg (1941-2017), a central figure in the coterie of Montana authors that included Chatham, Thomas McGuane, Jim Harrison, Richard Brautigan, Tim Cahill, Peter Bowen, and others. Item #5113

First Printing. Oblong quarto (23.5cm x 20cm); pictorial card wrappers; [vi],65,[1]pp; illus. Gentle sunning to spine, with some faint, scattered staining along right edge of front wrapper; contents clean; Very Good+ or better.

Price: $150.00