First published in 1966, Gascoyne is a hilarious look into a future that looks remarkably like the present. Meet Gascoyne, a man who spends whole weeks in his car, eating, sleeping and conducting his business via mobile phone. Gascoyne has found a new preoccupationahunting down the killer of his business associate (last seen slithering away from the crime scene in a tree-sloth costume), and finding out how the southern California megalopolis has suddenly slipped out of his grasp.wonder why but a quick look at the hose running from the engine head to the radiator is enough to solve that one, the damn thinga#39;s got a ... I hoof it around to the trunk and unlock it and pull out my tool box and throw off the lid and pull out a roll of friction tape which I take back ... Finally I close the whole works up and get back in the car and feel a little drowsy, so time to retire as they say and I push back theanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||The Overlook Press - 2005-11-01|