Grapefruit: A Book of Instructions and Drawings by Yoko Ono

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Simon and Schuster, Oct 10, 2000 - Art - 320 pages
Back in print for the first time in nearly thirty years, here is Yoko Ono's whimsical, delightful, subversive, startling book of instructions for art and for life.

"Burn this book after you've read it." -- Yoko

"A dream you dream alone may be a dream, but a dream two people dream together is a reality."
"This is the greatest book I've ever burned." -- John

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User Review  - Paperpuss - LibraryThing

I carried this book around for about a year when I first got it. I was maybe 14 years old. No one I knew understood why. But it made more sense to me than the world around me did. It still does. Read full review

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One doesn't have to be a fast reader; it has taken me fifty years to catch up with this book. To be fair to myself, the initial print run was pretty exclusive, but subsequent printings have been ... Read full review

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Yoko Ono was born in 1933 in Tokyo, Japan. She was married to John Lennon from 1969 until his death in 1980. Together, the two formed the Plastic Ono Band and spent much of their time on peace and humanitarian efforts. Ono continues her artistic endeavors as a writer, painter, and musician. She lives in New York City.

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