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One flew over the cuckoo's nest

Author: Ken Kesey; John Clark Pratt
Publisher: Harmondsworth, Eng. ; New York : Penguin Books, 1977, ©1963.
Series: Viking critical library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Told by a long-term inmate, a half-Indian, this novel is about events in a mental institution.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Medical novels
Allegories
Fiction
Named Person: Ken Kesey; Ken Kesey
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Kesey; John Clark Pratt
ISBN: 0140155090 9780140155099
OCLC Number: 3072283
Description: xviii, 567 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Introduction / John Clarke Pratt ; One flew over the cuckoo's nest: the text ; The author and his work: What do you think of my Buddha? / Tom Wolfe --
An early draft of the opening scene of One flew over the cuckoo's nest --
Letters to Ken Baba --
Characters on the ward --
Draft page with holograph revisions --
From An impolite interview with Ken Kesey --
From Ken Kesey was a successful dope fiend --
Who flew over what? / Ken Kesey. Literary criticism: The RPM / Jack F. McComb --
The higher sentimentality / Leslie A. Fiedler --
"One flew over the cuckoo's nest" and the comic strip / Terry C. Sherwood --
The humor in the horror / James E. Miller, Jr. --
Two novelists of the absurd: Heller and Kesey / Joseph J. Waldmeir --
Ken Kesey: the hero in modern dress / John A. Barsness --
Ken Kesey: One flew over the cuckoo's nest / Irving Malin --
Porno-politics / Robert Boyers --
Review of the play / Harold Clurman. ... And the young flew over the cuckoo's nest / Walter Kerr --
Letter to the editor of The New York times / Marcia L. Falk --
Bitches, twitches, and eunuchs: sex-role failure and caricature / Leslie Horst --
The forces of fear: Kesey's anatomy of insanity / Annette Benert --
The carnival artist in the cuckoo's nest / Benjamin Goluboff --
One flew over the cuckoo's nest: some reasons for one happy adaptation / Marsha McCreadie --
The cowboy saint and the Indian poet: the comic hero in Ken Kesey's One flew over the cuckoo's nest / Carol Pearson. Analogies and perspectives: From his play One flew over the cuckoo's nest / Dale Wasserman --
Glimpses of postlobotomy personalities / Mary Frances Robinson, Ph. D. and Walter Freeman, M.D., Ph. D., F.A.C.P. --
Shock and other physical therapies / Arthur P. Noyes, M.D. and Lawrence C. Kolb, M.D. --
From Invisible man / Ralph Ellison --
From All the king's men / Robert Penn Warren --
Neal Cassady / Ken Kesey --
From On the road / Jack Kerouac.
Series Title: Viking critical library.
Responsibility: Ken Kesey ; text and criticism edited by John Clark Pratt.

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Told by a long-term inmate, a half-Indian, this novel is about events in a mental institution.

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