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Naked Lunch is one of the most important novels of the twentieth century, a book that redefined not just literature but American culture. An unnerving tale of a narcotics addict unmoored in New York, Tangiers, and ultimately a nightmarish wasteland known as interzone, its formal innovation, formerly taboo subject matter, and tour...

Synopsis:

Fifty years ago, "Naked Lunch"redefined not just American literature, but American culture. Burroughs' unnerving tale of an addict proved to be one of the most influential book of the 20th century. This special hardcover edition offers a new Introduction and restored text.

Synopsis:

Bill Lee, an addict and hustler, travels to Mexico and then Tangier in order to find easy access to drugs, and ends up in the Interzone, a bizarre fantasy world, in an edition that features restored text, archival material, and an essay on psychoactive drugs.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780802197610
Publisher:
Grove Press
Subject:
Literary
Editor:
Grauerholz, James
Editor:
Miles, Barry
Author:
Ulin, David
Author:
Burroughs, William S.
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
Satire
Subject:
Foreign Languages-German-Belletristik
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Subject:
Fiction : Literary
Publication Date:
December 2007
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
304

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Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z

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Product details 304 pages Grove/Atlantic, Incorporated - English 9780802197610 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Fifty years ago, "Naked Lunch"redefined not just American literature, but American culture. Burroughs' unnerving tale of an addict proved to be one of the most influential book of the 20th century. This special hardcover edition offers a new Introduction and restored text.
"Synopsis" by , Bill Lee, an addict and hustler, travels to Mexico and then Tangier in order to find easy access to drugs, and ends up in the Interzone, a bizarre fantasy world, in an edition that features restored text, archival material, and an essay on psychoactive drugs.
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