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Log of the S.S. The Mrs Unguentine

Stanley G. Crawford

Log of the S.S. The Mrs Unguentine

by Stanley G. Crawford

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Stanley G. Crawford.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.C8994 Lo3, PS3553.R295 Lo3
The Physical Object
Pagination109 p.
Number of Pages109
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5282162M
ISBN 100394481372
LC Control Number72000289

The Log of the S.S. The Mrs. Unguentine is a ship's log with no coordinates or dates. And if they are riding on Noah's Ark, we are not told the events that led up to it, the flood that sweeps them into this seemingless (and seamless) expanse. All we know is that Unguentine, her . Stanley Crawford (born ) is an American writer and farmer. His novels include, among others, Travel Notes (), The Log of the Mrs Unguentine (), Some Instructions (), and Petroleum Man (). His nonfiction works include A Garlic Testament (), a biography of life on his farm in Dixon, New Mexico. Mayordomo: Chronicle of an Acequia in Northern New Mexico () was.

Stanley Crawford's "Log of the S.S. Mrs. Unguentine" Mark Danielewski's "House of Leaves" Don Delillo's "Great Jones Street" Philip K. Dick's "The Man in the High Castle" E.L. Doctorow's "City of God" Geoff Dyer's "Out of Sheer Rage: Wrestling With D. H. Lawrence" Umberto Eco's "The Mysterious Flame of Queen Loana". Stanley Crawford's Log of the S.S. the Mrs Unguentine was first published in and has maintained a cult status throughout its long years out of print, its reputation buoyed by distinguished fans such as Gordon y, this fall, Dalkey Archive Press, longtime rescuer of endangered titles, has reissued Log with a new afterword by Ben Marcus.

  From The Mirror in the Well, by Micheline Aharonian Marcom From Prairie Style, by C.S. Giscombe From Log of the S.S. The Mrs Unguentine, by Stanley Crawford From The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge, by Rainer Maria Rilke (translated by Pages: its-a-process-not-perfection reblogged this from golden-state-off-mind.


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Unguentine, who thinks that her husband has : BENJAMIN LYTAL.About Stanley Crawford: Crawford is the author of Gascoyne, Petroleum Man, Log of the S.S.

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