The Beetle Leg

(New York): New Directions, (1951).

Price: $150.00

Hardcover. First edition, first issue binding. Fine in near fine dustwrapper with a tiny tear. The author's second commercially published book, a surreal parody of pulp westerns.

Item #278706

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The Beetle Leg. John HAWKES.

John Hawkes
birth name: John Hawkes
born: 8/17/1925
died: 5/15/1998

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American author whose novels achieve a dreamlike (often nightmarish) intensity through the suspension of traditional narrative constraints. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore

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