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The abortion : an historical romance 1966

Author: Richard Brautigan
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1971.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A reclusive young man works in a San Francisco library for unpublishable books. Life's losers, an astonishing number of whom seem to be writers, can bring their manuscripts to the library, where they will be welcomed, registered and shelved. They will not be read, but they will be cherished. In comes Vida, with her manuscript. Her book is about her gorgeous body, in which she feels uncomfortable. The librarian makes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Love stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brautigan, Richard.
Abortion.
New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1971
(OCoLC)559905321
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Brautigan
ISBN: 0671208721 9780671208721 067120873X 9780671208738
OCLC Number: 132408
Notes: "A Touchstone book."
"A portion of this book appeared originally in The Dutton Review, Volume I"--Title page verso.
Description: 226 pages ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Richard Brautigan.

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A reclusive young man works in a San Francisco library for unpublishable books. Life's losers, an astonishing number of whom seem to be writers, can bring their manuscripts to the library, where they will be welcomed, registered and shelved. They will not be read, but they will be cherished. In comes Vida, with her manuscript. Her book is about her gorgeous body, in which she feels uncomfortable. The librarian makes her feel comfortable, and together they live in the back of the library until a trip to Tijuana changes them in ways neither of them had ever expected.

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