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Essays, poems, photographs, and letters explore the link between Buddhism and the Beats--with previously unpublished material from several beat writers, including Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Gary Snyder, and Diane diPrima.

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ISBN:
9781573225014
Author:
Tonkinson, Carole
Publisher:
Riverhead Books
Author:
Tomkinson, Carole
Location:
New York :
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Beat generation
Subject:
Buddhism
Subject:
American literature
Subject:
Buddhism in literature.
Subject:
American literature -- Asian influences.
Subject:
General Religion
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Edition Number:
Riverhead ed.
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series Volume:
38
Publication Date:
19950931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
x, 387 p., 16 p. of plate
Dimensions:
9.16x5.46x1.08 in. 1.02 lbs.

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