Don Quixote

Don Quixote

by Kathy Acker


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In this extraordinary and unique novel, Don Quixote is an indomitable woman on an intractable quest to become a knight and defeat the evil enchanters of modern America.

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ISBN-13: 9780802131928
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
Publication date: 01/28/1994
Series: Acker, Kathy Series
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x (d)

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Don Quixote 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
whitewavedarling on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
An interesting idea, but the novelty wore off pretty quickly. It was written like the author enjoys reading literary theory more than fiction and literature, I'm afraid. I have a feeling that anyone who reads literary theory for pleasure will get a blast out of this, but for me, it was simply tiresome, and heavy on the profanity included for shock value as opposed to need or sense. It might have been based off of an idea worth pursuing on some level, but not to this degree. No, I don't recommend it.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is Acker's best novel. Her repudiation of linear narrative is in peak form in Don Quixote.