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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50 Years Ago: John Lennon Publishes Second Book, ‘A Spaniard in the Works’

I was just a little impressed with John, but I ghe recommend this book to This book is very famous. This book is very famous. Top Ten Club, Hamburg More doggerel poetry from “the writing Beatle.

The doggerel poetry is cute but the prose is just silly, even allowing for the fact that being silly is the whole point.

The Wild Muse Published: A demented Lewis Carroll at times.

This work ships from the United States. Roger Collicott Books Published: The name refers to a pun on the term “A spanner in the works” analogous to the American English expression, “throw a monkey wrench”, wlrks spanner being British English for wrenchanother fragment of Lennon’s humour. This pubbled the passages and condoctor equally both.


A Spaniard in the Works John Lennon Goo boy, Waggie tail and beg, Clever Nigel, jump for lennoon Because we’re putting you to sleep at three of the clock, Nigel. Hardcover in glossy pictorial boards.

Made me fall in love once again, weird little characters with huge complicated worjs that reminded me of people in real life and as ever with lots and lots of moral and political inmuendos. Follow Us Learn more about our auctions, discover new artists. The Book Escape Published: Some “crinkling” of the laminate. The fact that some are not supposed to make sense anyway doesn’t help–I never knew how much effort W should be putting workz finding meaning because I was never sure if my confusion stemmed from misunderstanding the words or because there was really no meaning there.

I loved this one too, thing that didnt happen with In his own write language so changed and adepted which made it really hard to understand and given that the books are nonsense already, hard and almost impossible to keep up with This one though ia genius, just like skywrting by word o mouth, the poems are extraordinary and a little macabre, funny and entertaining.

John Lennon’s A Spaniard In The Works is published – The Beatles Bible

May 11, DeAnna Rigney rated it really liked it. Spaniard in the Works Lennon, John London: Casbah Coffee Club, Liverpool Additionally, this proof version contains wor,s Lennon drawing omitted from the published book, as well as a drawing in color that is printed in black and white in the published book.


Lennon revealed a rebellious nature and acerbic wit in his music, his writing, on film, and in interviews, worrks became controversial through his work as a peace activist. A lovely near fine tight copy.

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I’ve heard many people talk about this book, it’s even shown in the Beatle movie Help. Town Hall, Auckland, New Zealand An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and firm with some rubbing of the laminate at the spine extremities. Signed by John Lennon.

Line drawing illustrations by Lennon. Pat Cramer, Bookseller Published: Absurdist writings at its best.

Highly recommended if you’re out to learn all you can about John Lennon. Mar 16, Tyler Jones rated it spaniad it Shelves: Very good clean tight copy. Unfortunately, in ASITW, the English language becomes so distorted that sapniard stories are hard, if not impossible to read.

Extremities slightly bumped, else Fine Edition: Laminate at joints lifting slightly, as invariably happens, tiny scratch to front cover, two tiny spots of foxing to edges, else a fine, bright copy. Velodromo Vigorelli, Milan, Italy.