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William S. Burroughs

a bibliography, 1953-73 : unlocking Inspector Lee"s word hoard

by Joe Maynard

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Published by Published for the Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia by the University Press of Virginia in Charlottesville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Burroughs, William S., 1914- -- Bibliography,
  • Beat generation -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by Joe Maynard and Barry Miles.
    ContributionsMiles, Barry, 1943- joint author., University of Virginia. Bibliographical Society.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ8136.17 .M38, PS3552.U75 .M38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 242 p. :
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4536645M
    ISBN 100813907101
    LC Control Number77002663

    Three Novels: The Soft Machine, Nova Express, the Wild Boys. William S. Burroughs $ - $ William S. Burroughs' "the Revised Boy Scout Manual": An Electronic Revolution by William S. Burroughs (, Paperback) $ New Magical Universe of William S Burroughs by Matthew Levi Stevens

    William S. Burroughs, Lawrence, Kansas. 40K likes. Official Facebook PageFollowers: 41K.   Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and

      William S. Burroughs was born on February 5, in St Louis. In work and in life Burroughs expressed a lifelong subversion of the morality, politics and economics of modern America. To escape those conditions, and in particular his treatment as a homosexual and a drug-user, Burroughs left his homeland in , and soon after began writing/5(K). This detailed literature summary also contains Topics for Discussion and a Free Quiz on Junky by William S. Burroughs. William Lee—nicknamed Bill—is a thirty-year-old white male living in New York City who begins using morphine and develops an addiction to narcotics—or junk.


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