Pages, Case, 48 B&W gravure reproductions. Twin Palms, 1997. Aperture will release a facsimile of the original in the spring of 2014.
is the better quality, improved, uncropped reproductions of the
1968 classic originally published by Macmillan and sold for $2.95
in paperback in 1968. Lyon's first book of pictures and text, a
seminal work and the second book ever to use a tape recorded text
and probably the first of the single subject, American subculture
books to appear, soon to be followed by an avalanche we are still
being buried under.
best of the pictures were taken on the road, with Lyon astride his
full-bore Triumph, and were said to be the visual inspiration for
Easy Rider." Andy Grundberg, British Vogue Nov. 1992
Available directly from Twin Palms, Post Office Box 10229, Sante
Fe, New Mexico, 87505, 800-797-0680 (www.twinpalms.com)
The original Bikeriders is out of print and only available on the
rare book market.