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Naked lunch

Author: William S Burroughs; James Grauerholz; Barry Miles; David L Ulin
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 50th anniversary edView all editions and formats
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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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Genre/Form: Satire
Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William S Burroughs; James Grauerholz; Barry Miles; David L Ulin
ISBN: 9780802119261 0802119263 9780802122070 0802122078
OCLC Number: 318422237
Notes: Originally published in 1959. Restored text ©2001.
Description: vii, 299 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: William S. Burroughs ; the restored text edited by James Grauerholz and Barry Miles ; [afterword by David Ulin].

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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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"A masterpiece. A cry from hell, a brutal, terrifying, and savagely funny book that swings between uncontrolled hallucination and fierce, exact satire." --Newsweek "A book of great beauty and Read more...

 
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