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A Spaniard in the Works has ratings and 59 reviews. Chris said: Being a dyed-in-the-wool original Beatlemaniac (saw them twice in Houston on my 13t. A Spaniard in the Works. by John Lennon. A Terrific opportunity to grab a signed copy of this Edition of John Lennon. Published by Jonathan Cape London. A Spaniard in the Works is a book from by John Lennon. The book consists of nonsensical stories and drawings similar to the style of his previous book.

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No apparent condition issues. Occasional flashes of brilliance, but a whole lotta spanoard. All You Need Is Love But there is a kernel of genius in them and I wonder what he might have done had he continued to write and really focused his attention. Spaniard in the Works Lennon, John London: His poetry is so funny and irreverant.

A Spaniard in the Works by John Lennon – Canongate Books

Most are just okay. And yes, I deem this book absurd, ridiculous, and nonsensical, yet, it is somehow so amusing that I gave it 3 stars. John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE, was an English singer-songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as one of the founding members of The Beatles, and together with Paul McCartney formed one of the most successful songwriting partnerships of the 20th century.


A Spaniard in the Works gave tthe another personal boost. After his death — lo and behold, it’s everywhere I was surprised and puzzled.

Irreverent fun at others. Mar 19, Garrett Zecker rated it it was ok. Slight marking to the top edge, lamination lifted slightly along the joints, some negligible scuffing to boards. Oct 08, Mochizuki rated it really liked it Shelves: Casbah Coffee Club, Liverpool I rhe just a little impressed with John, but I only recommend this book to those who truly want to read it.

A very good copy with typical light edgewear to boards. A very good hardback copy. I’m looking up and at the sky, to find such wonderous voice.

A Spaniard in the Works by John Lennon

It workw definitely more mature this time around but still terribly funny. John Lennon’s nonsense is usually entertaining and often hilarious – occasionally it is crude and bigoted, sometimes it is incomprehensible. Such softly singing lulled me sleep, as hour or two or so I wakeny slow and took a peep and still no lady show. Words and drawings by John Lennon.

John Lennon’s A Spaniard In The Works is published

A Jihn opened the door and asked what we wanted. Written by someone who likes playing with language. Good condition, moderate over all wear, rubbing to lower edges johh boards. Circus-Krone-Bau, Munich, Germany I blush to think how many years it took me to understand the title.


But I always feel bad laughing at it when no one else does, or putting it in front of people who don’t think it’s NEARLY as good as I do, or, worse yet, trying to be absurdistly funny myself and getting the same polite or uncomfortable reception.

Robert Freeman also created four ground-breaking LP covers for the Beatles: I came across A Spaniard in the Works at a local q book store and just had to pick it up, being such a huge fan of The Beatles. Some inevitable bubbling to the lamination along the joints, very bright inside and out, a near exemplary copy, near fine.

A Spaniard in the Works

spajiard Hit the Accept button to remove this message. Absurdist writings at its best. Unfortunately, in ASITW, the English language becomes so distorted that many stories are hard, if not impossible to read.