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A long, original novella by Quentin S. Crisp.

With illustrations by Master Agostino Arrivabene.

An exclusive Mount Abraxas / Ex Occidente Press limited edition.

One of the most startling books of 2016? We think so.

Out among the stars, is where Jake would like to be, even if that means death. On a hiking trip up a Japanese mountain with his friend Sean, is where he is actually
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Hardcover, 71 pages
Published October 31st 2016 by Mount Abraxas / Ex Occidente Press
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Alcebiades Diniz
Jan 07, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I ended my brief journey across the intricate Quentin S. Crisp Road with "Out There," a narrative about travels. In fact, this beautiful book is a great tribute to the displacement, to the trips, to the fact of being lost. Thus, countless travels crossed the path of the two adventurous protagonists – each and every one, from imaginary to interplanetary, including safe, suicidal, long, brief, near and distant journeys. Homage to the Japanese weird tradition – with that challenge to the illusory r ...more
Des Lewis
Jan 26, 2021 rated it it was amazing
I repeat what I said above. And this continues in the same vein. It is miraculous stuff and surely this is QSC’s greatest work to date. Surely as the words ‘surely’ and ‘no doubt’ express a certain amount of doubt, too? Passions of the moment are no doubt deceptive ones.

The detailed review of this book posted elsewhere under my name is too long or impractical to post here.
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