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The Resource Pussy, king of the pirates, Kathy Acker

Pussy, king of the pirates, Kathy Acker

Label
Pussy, king of the pirates
Title
Pussy, king of the pirates
Statement of responsibility
Kathy Acker
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A reworking of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic, Treasure Island, in which two prostitutes--O and Ange--use their earnings to hire a band of women pirates to mount an expedition to find treasure. A tale of sex and sado-masochism with thoughts on the human condition. By the author of My Mother: Demonology
Summary
A reinterpretation of Treasure Island is told from a girl's perspective, placing such colorful characters as O, Ange, Lulu, Pussycat, and Antigone on a wild adventure from an Alexandrian whorehouse to Pirate Island. Tour
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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011932
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-1997
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Acker, Kathy
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1850-1894
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Stevenson, Robert Louis
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True
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  • Pirates
  • Lesbians
  • Lesbians
Target audience
adult
Label
Pussy, king of the pirates, Kathy Acker
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm32625746
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
v, 277 pages
Isbn
9780802134844
Lccn
95021012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)32625746
Label
Pussy, king of the pirates, Kathy Acker
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm32625746
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
v, 277 pages
Isbn
9780802134844
Lccn
95021012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)32625746

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