The Politics of Ecstasy, Timothy Leary
First edition, first printing of Leary's provocative and influential exploration of human consciousness and testament to the psychedelic way of life, written during the period from his Harvard days to the Summer of Love.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1968. Publisher's original white cloth with pink and gold stamping, pink illustrated endpapers; pp. 371 + 16 illustrated plates. A very good copy in a very good, unclipped dust jacket. Binding remains sturdy and square, minor wear to boards with scattered foxing to boards and spine, as well as a few of the illustrations. The dust jacket remains bright and vivid with light shelfwear and couple chips, protected in archival mylar.