The first edition of the infamous psychedelic text, High Priest is an autobiographical account chronicling 16 acid trips taken before LSD was made illegal in the United States. Each with their own spiritual guide – Aldous Huxley, Ram Dass, and William S. Burroughs to name a few – visionary Harvard psychologist Timothy Leary discusses everything from the etymological origins of the word ecstasy to the I Ching through the mind-expanding lens of psychedelic experience. Also discussed are his experiences with psilocybin and DMT.
Soft cover with black and white photographs and illustrations throughout.
Condition: Overall excellent, with minor stains and scuffs, and a handwritten scrawl or two.
Measures ~5.5"x8". 353 pages.