NOVELS AND SHORT STORIES BY AUTHOR

PUBLISHER
Spector Books

BOOK FORMAT
Paperback, 6.75 x 10.25 in. / 140 pgs.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Forthcoming

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Catalog: FALL 2022 p. 127   

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ISBN 9783959055215 FLAT40
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Requiem for a Manual Typewriter

By Jonas Mekas. Edited by Anne König.

A celebration, in novel form, of the legendary avant-garde filmmaker’s beloved machine

On March 25, 1997, Lithuanian American filmmaker, poet and artist Jonas Mekas (1922–2019) found a dusty roll of computer paper under his desk. He stretched the paper into his beloved Olympia De Luxe, on which he had typed all kinds of texts for so many years: diaries, poems, Movie Journal columns, interviews, manifestos and letters to friends. Compelled to fill this forgotten roll, Mekas began to write a form of text quite foreign to him: a novel.
Requiem for a Manual Typewriter is an ode to his beloved typewriter, on which he practiced writing spontaneously, describing the present on a machine that was already considered technologically obsolete.


Requiem for a Manual Typewriter

STATUS: Forthcoming | 10/4/2022

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The Black Flame of Paradise (A Novel)

THE BLACK FLAME OF PARADISE (A NOVEL)

MOUSSE PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9788867493395
USD $19.00
| CAN $29.95

Pub Date: 2/19/2019
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Jonathan Lyndon Chase: wild wild Wild West / Haunting of the Seahorse

JONATHAN LYNDON CHASE: WILD WILD WILD WEST / HAUNTING OF THE SEAHORSE

CAPRICIOUS PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9781734656213
USD $40.00
| CAN $55

Pub Date: 7/1/2020
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Room 225-6: A Novel

ROOM 225-6: A NOVEL

RIDINGHOUSE

ISBN: 9781909932029
USD $25.00
| CAN $34.95

Pub Date: 7/1/2015
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Tractatus Logico-Suicidalis

TRACTATUS LOGICO-SUICIDALIS

WAKEFIELD PRESS

ISBN: 9781939663887
USD $19.95
| CAN $26.95 UK £ 16.95

Pub Date: 11/22/2022
Forthcoming


Spicilege

SPICILEGE

WAKEFIELD PRESS

ISBN: 9781939663870
USD $16.95
| CAN $29.95 UK £ 13.95

Pub Date: 12/13/2022
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Requiem for a Manual Typewriter

REQUIEM FOR A MANUAL TYPEWRITER

SPECTOR BOOKS

ISBN: 9783959055215
USD $20.00
| CAN $28

Pub Date: 10/4/2022
Forthcoming


The Girl Before Her

THE GIRL BEFORE HER

KAYA PRESS

ISBN: 9781885030832
USD $18.95
| CAN $25.95 UK £ 15.95

Pub Date: 11/1/2022
Forthcoming


The House of the Seven Gables

THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES

KARMA BOOKS, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9781949172720
USD $35.00
| CAN $49 UK £ 25

Pub Date: 7/19/2022
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Silent Weapons for Quiet Wars

SILENT WEAPONS FOR QUIET WARS

ERRANT BODIES PRESS

ISBN: 9783982316628
USD $24.00
| CAN $33.5

Pub Date: 10/25/2022
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Blue in Green

BLUE IN GREEN

BLANK FORMS EDITIONS

ISBN: 9781953691118
USD $20.00
| CAN $28

Pub Date: 10/25/2022
Forthcoming


Confidences / Majority

CONFIDENCES / MAJORITY

AFTER 8 BOOKS

ISBN: 9782492650055
USD $16.00
| CAN $22

Pub Date: 7/26/2022
Forthcoming


Pisti, 80 rue de Belleville

PISTI, 80 RUE DE BELLEVILLE

AFTER 8 BOOKS

ISBN: 9782955948644
USD $16.00
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Pub Date: 6/21/2022
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