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1 VONNEGUT, Mark Eden Express. First Edition.
Praeger Publishers, New York, 1975, ISBN:0275225305 
VONNEGUT, Mark. The Eden Express. New York : Praeger Publishers, (1975). First Edition. Pp [i]-ix,(1),[1]-214. 8vo, brown cloth, white lettering to spine. A personal account of schizophrenia by Kurt Vonnegut's son Mark. "In 1969 Mark Vonnegut graduated from Swarthmore College. Bored with East Coast academia, suspicious of his father's (Kurt Vonnegut) sudden literary notoriety, and determined to stay true to the principles of hippiedom, Mark headed for the wilds of British Columbia to build a commune and find his panacea. Two years later, on Valentine's Day, 1971, Vonnegut was committed to Hollywood Psychiatric Hospital in Vancouver - diagnosed severely schizophrenic.What is schizophrenia? Vonnegut himself has no simple answers, but his acc ount gives us a startlingly clear and chilling vision of what it is to be mad, and he offers practical, down-to-earth suggestions for patients, friends, families, and medical professionals on how to deal with mental illness."- from the dj. Very good in chipped and edeworn, but unclipped, dustjacket . 35.00

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