Psychos Never Dream

N.p. N.p., 2002. Vintage script for the 2004 one-act play, playfully INSCRIBED by playwright Denis Johnson on the title page: "For Chris Offutt— / You never paid me for the sex... / Denis." Laid in with the script is a manuscript letter from Johnson to Offutt, discussing a forthcoming performance of the play at Reed College in 2004.

From the collection of Chris Offutt, with letter of provenance included.

A foul-mouthed dark comedy, following a violent, backwoods Idahoan engaged in the process of burying the corpse of his neighbor he has just clubbed to death. First performed by the Campo Santo company at the Intersection for the Arts theatre in San Francisco on January 26, 2004.

Self wrappers. Title page integral with front wrapper, dated 9/18/02, with credits for playwright Denis Johnson. 46 leaves, with last page of text numbered 91. Xerographic duplication, printed on rectos and versos. Pages Near Fine, bound with two gold brads.

[Book #151727]

Price: $1,350.00