Travesty

(New York): New Directions, (1976).

Price: $1,500.00

Hardcover. First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper. Inscribed by Hawkes to fellow author Bernard Malamud and his wife: "For Bern and Ann, This bit of psychic swerving down the highway - with more admiration than ever. Love, Jack. Providence 2/3/76." A nice association between two longtime friends.

Item #468644
ISBN: 0811206408

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Item #468644 Travesty. John HAWKES.
Travesty

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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