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Concise Grateful Dead Bibliography

This Concise Bibliography of the Grateful Dead was prepared by the staff of the Museum of the City of San Francisco from the holdings of the California state library system. See also: Chronology of San Francisco Rock 1965-1969.
Author: Brandelius, Jerilyn Lee.
Title: Grateful Dead Family Album / by Jerilyn Lee Brandelius. New York, NY : Warner Books, c1989.
Description: 249 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Author: Gans, David.
Title: Conversations with the Dead : the Grateful Dead Interview Book / David Gans. New York : Citadel Underground, c1991.
Description: x, 342 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Author: Gans, David.
Title: Playing in the Band : an Oral and Visual Portrait of the Grateful Dead / by David Gans and Peter Simon ; foreword by Phil Lesh. lst ed. New York : St. Martin's Press, c1985.
Description: 191 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Title: Garcia : the Rolling stone Interview / by Charles Reich and Jann Wenner ; plus a Stoned Sunday Rap with Jerry, Charles, and Mountain Girl. [San Francisco, Straight Arrow Books, 1972]
Description: 254 p. illus. 21 cm.
Author: Gerould, Gordon Hall, 1877-
Title: The Grateful Dead : the History of a Folk story / by Gordon Hall
Gerould. Nendeln, Liechtenstein : Kraus Reprint, 1967.
Description: x, 177 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: London : D. Nutt, 1908.
(Publications of the Folk-Lore Society ; 60)
Includes index.
Bibliography: p. [7]-25.
Title: Goin' Down the Road : a Grateful Dead Traveling Companion / [compiled by] Blair Jackson. 1st ed. New York : Harmony Books, c1992.
Description: xi, 322 p. : ports. ; 23 cm.
Notes: The material in this book was previously published in the magazine Golden Road
Title: Grateful Dead : the Official Book of the Dead Heads / preface by Jerry Garcia ; Paul Grushkin, editorial ; Cynthia Bassett, design ; Jonas Grushkin, photography. 1st ed. New York : W. Morrow, 1983.
Description: xiii, 209 p. : chiefly ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Notes: "A Headlands Press Nook"--p. ii.
"Grateful Dead tour list": p. 194-208.
Author: Harrison, Hank.
Title: The Dead book; a Social History of the Grateful Dead. New York, Links [1973]
Description: 178 p. illus. 22 cm. and phonograph recording (2 s. 7 in. 33 1/3 rpm.)
Author: Harrison, Hank.
Title: The Dead / Hank Harrison. Millbrae, Calif. : Celestial Arts, c1980.
Description: xii, 322 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes: "This single volume represents book two and book three of the Dead trilogy of which The Dead book is volume one"--P. vii. Discography: p. 313-314.
Author: Harrison, Hank.
Title: The Dead book : a Social History of the Haight-Ashbury Experience / Hank Harrison. 1st ed. San Francisco : Archives Press, 1985-[c1986]
Description: v. (1-2) : ill. ; 23-28 cm.
Notes: Title of v. 2: The Dead.
"Vol. 1 of a trilogy"--Cover, v. 1.
"The Dead book, volume two of a trilogy"--Vol. 2, p. [i].
Discography: v. 2, p. 313-314.
Author: Harrison, Hank.
Title: The Dead : a Social History of the Haight-Ashbury Experience / Hank Harrison. 1st ed. San Francisco : Archives Press, 1990-
Description: v. [1] : ill. ; 28 cm.
Notes: Rev. ed. of: The Dead book. 1985-[c1986]
Includes index.
Author: Greene, Herb, 1942-
Title: Book of the Dead : a Celebration of 25 years of the Grateful Dead / photographs by Herb Greene ; with introduction by Robert Hunter and interview with Bob Weir. New York, N.Y. : Delta, c1990.
Description: 159 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Title: Sunshine Daydreams : a Grateful Dead Journal / Herb Greene. San Francisco, CA : Chronicle Books, c1991.
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : chiefly ill., ports. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Author: Jackson, Blair.
Title: Grateful Dead : the Music Never Stopped / by Blair Jackson. New York : A Delilah book : Distributed by the Putnam Publishing Group, c1983.
Description: 255 p., [1] folded leaf : ill. ; 23 cm.
Author: Lieberman, Fredric.
Title: Field Work Among the Dead : Portrait of a Marin Rock Band / Fred Lieberman ; producer-director, Brian Duggan. [Santa Cruz, Calif.] : Presentations Unit, Media Services, The University Library, University of California, Santa Cruz, c1991.
Description: 1 videocassette (156 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Notes: VHS format.
"University of California, Santa Cruz. Inaugural lecture, April 8, 1991"--Opening frames.
"Sponsored by Arts & Lectures Programs"--Closing frames.
Credits: CREDITS: Camera, Peter Harris, Rachel Osajima, Scott Wittenkeller; editor, Kevin Cashen. Performers: Crazy Fingers.
Location of tape: UC Santa Cruz McHenry VT1659 Media Center
Author: Shenk, David, 1966-
Title: Skeleton Key : a Dictionary for Deadheads / David Shenk and Steve Silberman. New York : Doubleday, c1994.
Description: xx, 388 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Notes: "A Main Street Book."
Includes bibliographical references (p. [365]-370).
Author: Troy, Sandy.
Title: One More Saturday Night : Reflections with the Grateful Dead, Dead Family, and Dead Heads / by Sandy Troy. 1st ed. New York : St. Martin's Press, 1991.
Description: xi, 275 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Author: Troy, Sandy.Title: Captain Trips : a Biography of Jerry Garcia / Sandy Troy. 1st ed. New York, NY : Thunder's Mouth Press ; Emeryville, CA :
Distributed by Publishers Group West, 1994.Description: xiv, 288 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-275) and index.
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