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Reflections.

Insingel, Mark; Dixon, Adrienne (translator).

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ISBN 10: 0873760212 / ISBN 13: 9780873760218
Published by Red Dust, New Yortk, 1968
Condition: Good Hardcover
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77 pages. Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. ESSAYS. Within conventional families, conventional neighborhoods, where the people seem almost interchangeable, terrible events take place. This translation explains what does take place when people are not looking. (Key Words: Essays, Ferris Wheel, Fantasies, Adrienne Dixon, Mark Insingel, Families). Bookseller Inventory # 25910X1

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Title: Reflections.

Publisher: Red Dust, New Yortk

Publication Date: 1968

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Book Type: book

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The book begins with the image of the rising/descending ferris wheel. In it a man reflects on his whole existence-- his childhood, adulthood, fantasies. There are no boundaries between these. The little boy wonders-- Where is your grandfather? Are you only you when you're with him? When the boys are teasing you? When the girls are sorry for you? The rug on which his grandfather is lying becomes a dark pond in which he is swimming. In the woods one point differs from another only because a car is seen in the background. The house glides by the ship or the ship the house. Nothing exists except in motion.

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the ship is beside the house waves the water reflects the ship sails that is to say the houses glide past glides the ship along a line consists of points move away i.e. come nearer despair is hope is despair is interpretation is standing with your face towards the houses stand with their faces towards the water connects them with houses are between this sailing is neither backwards not forwards whistles the steam in a circle is the wind ...

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