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Author: Jack Kerouac
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2000.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fictionalized narrative of travels by Kerouac and his friend Neal Cassady under pseudonyms of Sal Paradise and Dean Moriarty.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Road fiction
Material Type: Biography, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Kerouac
ISBN: 0141182679 9780141182674 0670040800 9780670040803
OCLC Number: 222573574
Notes: Originally published: USA : Viking, 1957.
Awards: Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Short-listed for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Description: xxxii, 280 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Jack Kerouac.

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Sal Paradise, a young innocent, joins his hero Dean Moriarty, a traveller and mystic, the living epitome of Beat, on a breathless, exuberant ride back and forth across the United States. Their search  Read more...

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"Life is great, and few can put the zest and wonder and sadness and humor of it on paper more interestingly than Kerouac." --San Francisco Chronicle Life is great, and few can put the zest and wonder Read more...

 
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