Atcheson, Dick (Richard) What the Hell Are They Trying to Prove, Martha? A Wary Convert's Report on the New Self-Expression n America Today
New York John Day Company 1970 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket
This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. Richard (Dick) Atcheson was a journalist for a number of daily newspapers and then later for several magazines, including Show Magazine, the Saturday Evening Post and Playboy. This particular book was written during his stint at Holiday Magazine and it's a lighthearted look at some of the counterculture attitudes and outward expressions, including nakedness, communal living, dropping out, Bohemian lifestyles in Chicago and San Francisco, Marijuana, sexuality, etc. This book includes a poem by Lawrence Ferlinghetti for openers.