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William Burroughs and the secret of fascination

Author: Oliver Harris
Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2003.
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Examining the major works of Burroughs from the 1950s, Harris pieces together a material record of his creative history through an examination of his letter writing in real life, and in his fiction.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Harris, Oliver (Oliver C.G.).
William Burroughs and the secret of fascination.
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2003
(OCoLC)606950264
Named Person: William S Burroughs; William S Burroughs; William S Burroughs; William S Burroughs; William S Burroughs
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Oliver Harris
ISBN: 0809324849 9780809324842
OCLC Number: 49493565
Description: xiii, 287 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The secret of fascination --
Junkie : the procedure here is more or less impersonal --
Queer : welcome to your destiny --
Queer letters and Yage letters --
The real novel --
Naked lunch : master-pieces.
Responsibility: Oliver Harris.
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