Richard Brautigan's Trout Fishing in America, the Pill Versus the Springhill Mine Disaster, and in Watermelon Sugar (Paperback)

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Accept no imitations! Brautigan is an irreverent, imaginative and tender-hearted metaphor machine! He is a cult hero and this collection is a great jumping off point. Get jumping!

— Beverly

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An omnibus edition of three counterculture classics by Richard Brautigan that embody the spirit of the 1960s

Trout Fishing in America is by turns a hilarious, playful, and melancholy novel that wanders from San Francisco through America's rural waterways; In Watermelon Sugar expresses the mood of a new generation, revealing death as a place where people travel the length of their dreams, rejecting violence and hate; and The Pill Versus the Springhill Mine Disaster is a collection of nearly 100 poems, first published in 1968.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780395500767
ISBN-10: 0395500761
Publisher: Mariner Books
Publication Date: March 1st, 1989
Pages: 400
Language: English