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Naked lunch

Author: William S Burroughs; Mark Bramhall; Barry Miles; James Grauerholz
Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : The restored textView all editions and formats
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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 de force execution have exerted their influence on the work of authors like Thomas Pynchon, J.G. Ballard, and William Gibson; on the relationship between art and obscenity; and on the shape of music, film, and media  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Satire
Audiobooks
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: William S Burroughs; Mark Bramhall; Barry Miles; James Grauerholz
ISBN: 9781433259678 : 1433259672
OCLC Number: 246891326
Notes: Unabridged.
Compact disc.
Credits: Re-edited by Barry Miles and James Grauerholz.
Performer(s): Read by Mark Bramhall.
Description: 9 sound discs (10 1/2 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: by William S. Burroughs.

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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 de force execution have exerted their influence on the work of authors like Thomas Pynchon, J.G. Ballard, and William Gibson; on the relationship between art and obscenity; and on the shape of music, film, and media generally. This restored text includes editorial corrections to errors present in previous editions, and incorporates Burroughs' notes on the text, several essays he wrote about the book, an appendix of new material, and alternate drafts of the original manuscript.

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