DON QUIXOTE - WHICH WAS A DREAM: Kathy Acker DON QUIXOTE - WHICH WAS A DREAM: Kathy Acker

DON QUIXOTE - WHICH WAS A DREAM

Kathy Acker

Published by Paladin, 1986
ISBN 10: 0586085548 / ISBN 13: 9780586085547
Used / Original Wraps / Quantity Available: 0
From Orlando Booksellers (Lincoln, LINCS, United Kingdom)
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book

About the Book

We're sorry; this specific copy is no longer available. AbeBooks has millions of books. We've listed similar copies below.

Description:

Paperback Original - first impression of the first UK paperback edition. ***Very good in colour illustrated card wrappers. Edges and corners of wrappers slightly rubbed and creased. Bottom edge of rear wrapper has a very small nick. Paper browned. Spine tight. No inscriptions. ***207 pages. 196mm x 130mm. ***'A chart of American gender decay and schizoid post-punk culture' [City Limits - quote from front wrapper blurb]. ***'In Kathy Acker's visionary collage-novel Don Quixote is a woman on an intractable quest. Accompanied by a series of dogs, her journey takes her from an investigation of early American history, through the final days of the Nixon administration, to the Land of Annihilation.' ***'If Miller and Burroughs didn't curl your hair, Acker's stuff shouldn't be too strong for you.' [The Advocate - quote and review from rear wrapper blurb). ***Not so easy to find copies in nice condition now. ***For all our books, postage is charged at cost, allowing for packaging: any shipping rates indicated on ABE are an average only: we will reduce the P & P charge where appropriate - please contact us for postal rates for heavier books and sets etc. Bookseller Inventory # 2339

About this title:

Synopsis: In this extraordinary and unique novel, Don Quixote is an indomitable woman on an intractable quest to become a knight and defeat the evil enchanters of modern America.

From the Back Cover: Kathy Acker's Don Quixote is an indomitable woman on a formidable quest: to become a knight and defeat the evil enchanters of modern America by pursuing 'the most insane idea that any woman can think of. Which is to love.'

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bibliographic Details

Title: DON QUIXOTE - WHICH WAS A DREAM
Publisher: Paladin
Publication Date: 1986
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, as Issued
Edition: First UK Paperback Edition

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Acker, Kathy
Published by Paladin Books, London U.K. (1986)
ISBN 10: 0586085548 ISBN 13: 9780586085547
Used "B" Format Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Taipan Books
(Inglewood, WA, Australia)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paladin Books, London U.K., 1986. "B" Format Paperback. Condition: Good ++. First Thus. 207pp. Paladin Paperback Original. Cover illustration by Catherine Denvir. Tanning to pages. Light edge wear. Seller Inventory # 002092

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy Used
US$ 12.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 35.00
From Australia to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Kathy Acker
Published by Paladin (1986)
ISBN 10: 0586085548 ISBN 13: 9780586085547
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paladin, 1986. Paperback. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0586085548

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 474.21
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds