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On the road : the original scroll

Author: Jack Kerouac; Howard Cunnell
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents the previously unpublished original scroll edition of Jack Kerouac's novel "On the Road" which Kerouac wrote over a three-week period in 1951 on eight sheets of tracing paper that he taped together to form a 120-foot scroll. Includes the real names of the friends that inspired the book's storyline.
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Genre/Form: Page proofs (Printing.)
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Autobiographical fiction
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Named Person: Jack Kerouac; Jack Kerouac
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Kerouac; Howard Cunnell
ISBN: 9780739494264 0739494260 9780670063550 067006355X 9780143105466 0143105469
OCLC Number: 82368045
Description: 408 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Fast this time : Jack Kerouac and the writing of On the road / Howard Cunnell --
Rewriting America : Kerouac's nation of "underground monsters" / Penny Vlagopoulos --
"Into the heart of things" : Neal Cassady and the search for the authentic / George Mouratidis --
"The straight line will take you only to death" : the scroll manuscript and contemporary literary theory / Joshua Kupetz --
On the road : the original scroll.
Responsibility: Jack Kerouac ; edited by Howard Cunnell ; introductions by Howard Cunnell, Penny Vlagopoulos, George Mouratidis, and Joshua Kupetz.
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Presents the previously unpublished original scroll edition of Jack Kerouac's novel "On the Road" which Kerouac wrote over a three-week period in 1951 on eight sheets of tracing paper that he taped together to form a 120-foot scroll. Includes the real names of the friends that inspired the book's storyline.

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