SOMETIMES A GREAT NOTION: A NOVEL. New York: The Viking Press, . Octavo, mottled blue-green cloth stamped in black and dark green, green top edge stain. First edition, first printing. The Viking logo is present on the half title page and the jacket photograph of Kesey is credited to "Hank Krangler." Kesey's second novel. A powerful regional novel set in a small lumber town on the Oregon coast. FPAA I, p. 221. A fine copy in very good or better dust jacket (priced $7.50 on the front flap) with rubbing to spine ends and corner tips, 15 mm closed tear at bottom edge of front panel, light foxing to flaps, and internal tanning. (#160364).
"First published in 1964 ..." on copyright page.