Revenge of the Lawn by Richard Brautigan

By Richard Brautigan

First released in 1971, Revenge of the garden is Richard Brautigan in miniature and comprises new fewer than sixty two ultra-short tales set commonly in Tacoma, Washington (where the writer grew up) and within the flower-powered San Francisco of the overdue fifties and early sixties. of their compacted shape, which levels from the murderously brief 'The Scarlatti Tilt' to one-page wonders just like the sexually poignant poetry of 'An limitless offer of 35 Millimetre Film', Brautigan's tales take us right into a international the place his fleeting glimpses of daily strangeness leaves tales and characters resonating in our heads lengthy after they're long gone. Revenge of the garden is Brautigan's simply selection of brief fiction and is usually considered as the main autobiographical of his released paintings.

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