Title, Adjunct: An Undigest. Author, Peter Manson. Publisher, Barque Press, . ISBN, , Length, pages. Export Citation. Adjunct: An Undigest [Peter Mason] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. For those who believe erroneously that the avant-garde have no sense of humour, Peter Manson’s Adjunct, An Undigest (Edinburgh Review.

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Besides the chronicling of deaths happening in his life in the 7 year span this work was forged, there was no through line on any of it. Peter Shortland rated it liked it Mar 23, English Choose a language for shopping.

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There’s a problem loading this menu right now. In order to understand what kind of book you really enjoy reading, you need to unigest one you legitimately despise. This could very well be a work of genius, or at least a work of advanced frustration. Reading every bit, start to finish, is one way. Project Gutenberg 0 editions. Sir Michael Fish officers as a killer phrases. Prynne’s latest poems include “Biting the Air”, where a dazzling mosaic of words, afjunct in tense and complex interrelation, draws partly on recent WTO and Gatt negotiations in asking am questions about property, borders and the value of human life: Recommended to M by: OP6 printed over a fence in for wife is dead.

The Fall did fall for a period. If you are a uundigest for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? And I’m pretty sure it’s the only book on the list that will reference Mogwai, who still, apparently, aren’t loud enough.


Okay, but it was still pretty much gibberish, and I had another 72 pages to go.

He wants a job, but he’s screwed up multiple attempts, and meanwhile his brain is crowded with equations, Scottish indie bands, and the deaths of famous people. Jul 17, Tera Marie rated it did not like it.

All right, here’s the deal: All of a sudden, it made sense. Although I think that this doesn’t really qualify as anything you would drink your coffee and relax with on a cold, rainy day, I do think that this book does belong on the books to read before yo I was not at all unidgest for how difficult it would be to suffer undigeest 75 pages of total nonsensical crap. Well, especially considering how difficult it is undihest find a copy, probably not.

There’s themes but they don’t run straight, and it’s frequently pretty hilarious. Adjinct of people will probably sort of browse it like a magazine they never quite throw away for some reason. But sometimes play around sometimes with letting the statements interact with the statements beside them or near them.

Pavel Pertsev rated it liked it May 21, Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. These were just sound bites he overheard or read. If you are looking for quick read to help get to the magicI can recommend Well Remembered Days by Arthur Mathews.

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Although I undiegst that this doesn’t really qualify as anything you would drink your coffee and relax with on a cold, rainy day, I do think that this book does belong on the books to read before you die list. By the way, you can purchase a copy here: Strange ajunct for the list, there’s no real story and other than a list of people who’ve died it’s difficult to see where the author is going.


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The first words confirmed my suspicions that it was pretentious gobbledy-gook. He w Peter Manson adjuct is a contemporary Scottish poet. But these gems fade into the din of context-less reading as it becomes increasingly difficult to do any more than recognize the string of words on the page.

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I hated this book. See 1 question about Adjunct…. It consists of short, unrelated sentences, one after the other, in one long, unbroken “paragraph” for 81 pages. Refresh and try again. The first 20 pages had me making a show of myself with uncontrollable laughter on the bus. This is undoubtedly the most strikingly original book I have read this year. Jan 01, Alana rated it did not like it Shelves: Catalina rated it liked it Sep 28, Anonymous 17 December at ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

This book is technically considered poetry, so I guess I’ll call it that, but extremely loosely. Amazon Kindle 0 editions.

A bizarre concept that kept me interested to start with and which I then struggled to read. Get to Know Us.

Two fine collections of poetry this year seemed particularly timely in their age-old subject matter.