New York: Viking Press, 1984. First Edition. Conover's first book, begun as a Master's thesis in anthropology. A classic of participatory journalism, and an important entry in the literature of modern vagabondia. Also the book that launched many thousands of college-age faux-bos on their careers. Octavo (9-1/4" x 6-1/4"). Cloth-backed boards; dustjacket; 274p. Clean, tight copy, about Fine, in very clean jacket, unclipped and just a touch rubbed at spine ends; Near Fine.