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. The contents of John Lennon’s second book, A Spaniard In The Works.

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I was really looking forward to reading this. Pink and black color schemes both boards with a photo of Lennon on the front.

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Want to Read saving…. His list of the Famous Five by Enig Blyter still makes me laugh: We didn’t have “spanners,” not then, not there. If Spaniadd haven’t read as much as I have, nor have a stale opinion of the Beatles, I think my opinion would be different. Such softly singing lulled me sleep, as hour or two or so I wakeny slow and took a peep and still no lady show.

Yoko Ono’s accountant not really. More doggerel poetry from “the writing Beatle. johj

Proof copy of the first edition, first impression. George’s Tne to the house of John Lennon. Please try again later. Written by someone who likes playing with language. Not nearly as good as Lennon’s first outing, but still contains a handful of selections that are worthwhile.


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And yes, I deem this book absurd, ridiculous, and nonsensical, yet, it is somehow so amusing jojn I gave it 3 stars. Line drawing illustrations by Lennon.

John Lennon’s second book of poems, short stories and drawings. Want to Read Jlhn Reading Read. Yeaye, but I am sorly troubled sometimes when thy larfter causes sitch tribulation and embarresment amongst my family and elders.

This book is very corny and kind of meaningful, I enjoyed it very much. Here is another book, read sooooo long ago, I can no longer remember any detail to give this any sort of significant review.

Mar 14, Sannie rated it liked it Recommends it for: Mar 25, Stacy rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Very good clean tight copy. And also unreadable nonsense. Top 10 John Lennon Songs.

A Spaniard In the Works

Learn more about Amazon Prime. Be the first to ask a question about A Spaniard in the Works. Not surprising at all giving John’s intelligence and creative force.

Irreverent fun at others. This kind of book seems right as a reflection of Lennon’s legacy – one of the world’s biggest pop stars, having a “larf” at his audience while reveling in grotesque satire, pausing frequently to giggle John Lennon’s nonsense is usually entertaining and often hilarious – occasionally it is crude and bigoted, sometimes it is incomprehensible.


In the context of the artistic expression and experimentation of the time, it is original and exotic, but the writing is really just a manifestation of witty cockney-rhyme-slang that is actually written down.

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Andrew Barnes Booksellers Published: Ina BBC poll on the Greatest Britons voted him eighth, and in Rolling Stone ranked him the fifth greatest singer of all time. We are professional sellers with an open shop – established ’97!. Simon and Schuster, The author’s second book, illustrating his zany Milliganess humour.

Quotes from A Spaniard in the In fact, you could say that Lennon’s crazed neologisms and language-mangling were, along with the almost insulting brevity of most of the pieces, deliberate engagements with such an idea — much as the lyrics of “I am the Walrus” were inspired, in part, by scorn at the news that his songs were being studied in class at his old school.