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Last exit to Brooklyn

Author: Hubert Selby, Jr.
Publisher: New York, New York : Grove Press, Inc., [1964] ©1964
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
The decadence and violence of the urban streets is graphically portrayed in this novel set in a post-WWII Brooklyn slum.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hubert Selby, Jr.
ISBN: 0802131379 9780802131379
OCLC Number: 9091636
Notes: The Cushing Library/Women & Gender Studies copy was acquired as part of The Don Kelly Research Collection of Gay Literature and Culture.
The Cushing Library/Women & Gender Studies is signed by the author.
Description: 304 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Hubert Selby, Jr.


"Last Exit to Brooklyn" remains undiminished in its awesome power and magnitude as the novel that first showed us the fierce, primal rage seething in America's cities. Selby brings out the dope  Read more...


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