Monterey, CA: PBL Press, 1995. First Edition. INSCRIBED "For *** who knows of the Monterey Gym. Coach Ed Larsh." Square 8vo. x, 276pp. Photo-illustrations. Dark grey cloth in color printed dustjacket. A fine copy in fine dustjacket, as new. Item #20927
An oral history of the many friends of Ed Ricketts and of the people who hung out at "Doc" Ricketts Lab on Cannery Row, giving insight to the days of Steinbeck and his friends when he lived in and around Monterey. Includes interviews with cartoonists Gus Arriola (Gordo), Hank Ketchum (Dennis the Menace), and Eldon Dedini (New Yorker, Playboy, Sports Illustrated) and more.