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On the road

Author: Jack Kerouac
Publisher: London : Folio Society, 2010, ©1957.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the counterculture escapades of memebers of the Beat generation as they seek pleasure and meaning while traveling coast to coast. As he travels across 1950's America, aspiring writer Sal Paradise chronicles is escapades with the charismatic Dean Moriarty. Sal admires Dean's passion for experienceing as much as possible of life and his wild flights of poetic fancy.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Kerouac
OCLC Number: 640076069
Notes: "The text of this edition follows that of the first edition, with minor emendations"--Title page verso.
Originally published: New York : Viking, 1957.
In slipcase.
Description: vi, 275 pages [12] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Kack Kerouac.

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Follows the counterculture escapades of memebers of the Beat generation as they seek pleasure and meaning while traveling coast to coast. As he travels across 1950's America, aspiring writer Sal Paradise chronicles is escapades with the charismatic Dean Moriarty. Sal admires Dean's passion for experienceing as much as possible of life and his wild flights of poetic fancy.

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