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John Hawkes - Three Novels: The Lime Twig / Second Skin / Travesty - Paperback

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This volume brings together three early novels by John Hawkes. "The Lime Twig" is set in the underworld of postwar London; "Second Skin" is a tale of suicide and new life on two mythical islands; and "Travesty" is a monologue on fear and eroticism that takes place during a drive at night.

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