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1 Acker, Kathy Literal Madness: Kathy Goes to Haiti/my Death My Life by Pier Paolo Pasolini/florida Three Novels
0802131565 / 9780802131560; Kathy goes to Haiti, the first of the three novels in Literal Madness, "speaks to us out of a delightful mock-naivete' thta reminds one at times of the Dick and Jane readers rewritten as manuals for politics and sex. At once hilarious and terrifying, [it] has all the logic of a Caribbean tour and a nightmare combined. " (Los Angeles Times) . My Death My Life by Pier Paolo Pasolini - wherein, among other things, the late Italian filmmaker solves his own murder with the help of, among others, Romeo, Juliet, and the Bronte sisters - is a "scathing commentary of false values in art" (The Hartford Courant) . In the haunting Florida, Acker achieves "a nearly telegraphic reduction of the Bogart-Bacall movie Key Largo to fatalistic, tough-guy essentials" (Booklist) . Tthe top corner is bent a bit. 1" red mark along the bottom. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.; 410 pages
Grove Press
New York, New York, U. S. A., 1989, Third Printing
Near Fine with no dust jacket

Price: 9.20 USD
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