Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1979. Revised Edition. Octavo, publisher's black, white and red printed pictorial paper-covered boards.
Round-up of books and magazine articles about the Rolling Stones, arranged chronologically from the early 1960s to 1977, with Dimmick's capsule summary of each entry: "367. 'Keith Richard: Heroin, Old Age, Rhythm and Blues.' By Victor Bockris. High Times. Jan. 1978...Long, outstanding interview with Keith....He is unusually eloquent on a variety of topics including his recent drug difficulties in Canada. An added bonus is a profusion of color photographs of Keith looking suitably wasted." Inscribed in green marker on the front free endpaper: "To – /'It's a gas, gas, gas!'/M.L. Dimmick. 1/15/79." With indexes of authors and periodicals, and a band chronology. Originally issued as Pitt grad student Dimmick's MLS thesis in 1972, this booklength revised edition (the third overall) adds hundreds of new entries. Light rubbing to spine-ends and board surfaces, light soiling to rear board. Very good. Item #134