NY: Little, Brown & Co., 2005. First edition. 338pp. + two 16pp. photo-inserts. SIGNED by the author on the half-title page. Lesh chronicles how the Dead's signature sound emerged, from their earliest gigs at Frenchy's Bikini-A-Go-Go through to the Acid Tests and beyond: "The bass player for the greatest improvisational band in American history tells the full, true story of his life, Jerry Garcia, and the Grateful Dead" (jacket blurb). Fine in dw.