The Abortion: An Historical Romance 1966
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- Seller:Wisepenny Books
- Sales Rank:1,476,377
- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
- Number Of Items:1
- Shipping Weight (lbs):0.1
- Dimensions (in):6.9 x 3.8 x 0.7
- Publication Date:December 3, 1978
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- Used Book in Good Condition
The Abortion is a genre novel parody about a California library which accepts books in any form & from all who wish to donate-children submit crayoned tales of toys; teens of angst & elders drop of memoirs-"the unwanted, the lyrical & haunted volumes of American writing". Summoned by a silver bell at all hours, submissions are cataloged by librarian's discretion; not by Dewey, but by placement on whatever magically dust-free shelf serves best in an author's judgment. Then Vida appears. Awkwardly shy, she's described as the world's most beautiful woman. Admen "would have made into a national park if they would have gotten their hands on her." Falling for the reclusive librarian, she gets pregnant & goes to Tijuana for an abortion.
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