Leitch, Donovan -- The Autobiography of Donovan: The Hurdy Gurdy Man [Book]
New York: St. Martin's Press, 2005. First Edition. 287 pp. Hardcover: NEAR FINE. Dust Wrapper: NEAR FINE. Some pencil markings near the signature on the front endpaper. Dust Wrapper has modest signs of shelf wear and discoloration near the edges. SIGNED by the author. Legendary folk-rocker during the Flower Power era, Donovan left home at 16 and along the way taught himself how to play guitar. After appearances on the British TV show Ready Steady Go! In 1965 he landed a record contract, and Catch the Wind struck a chord with fans on both sides of the Atlantic. Includes behind-the-scenes stories of the 60s music world, with material about The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix and Bob Dylan, among others.