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Junky

Author: William S Burroughs
Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England ; New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin Books, 1977.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st complete and unexpurgated edView all editions and formats
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Depicts the addict's life: his hallucinations, his ghostly nocturnal wanderings, his strange sexuality, and his hunger for the needle. Following its hero from his midwestern birthplace to New York, New Orleans, and Mexico City. Based on the author's own experiences.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Autobiographical fiction
Biography
Fiction
Named Person: William S Burroughs
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William S Burroughs
ISBN: 0140043519 9780140043518 0140282696 9780140282696
OCLC Number: 2890662
Notes: "Originally published as Junkie under the pen name of William Lee."
Credits: The first complete and unexpurgated edition, originally published as 'Junkie' under the pen name of William Lee.
Description: xvi, 158 pages ; 18 cm
Other Titles: Junkie
Responsibility: William S. Burroughs ; with an introduction by Allen Ginsberg.

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Depicts the addict's life: his hallucinations, his ghostly nocturnal wanderings, his strange sexuality, and his hunger for the needle. Following its hero from his midwestern birthplace to New York, New Orleans, and Mexico City. Based on the author's own experiences.

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