An edition of Naked Lunch (1959)

Naked lunch

1st evergreen ed.
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An edition of Naked Lunch (1959)

Naked lunch

1st evergreen ed.
  • 3.74 ·
  • 19 Ratings
  • 179 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading
  • 29 Have read

Controversial and bizarre cult novel based on the author’s own experiences as a drug addict, first published in 1959. Formed as a series of inter-connected adventures set in locations as diverse as the U.S. Mexico and Morocco sees the protagonist, Burroughs’ alter-ego William Lee on the run from the police and always searching for his next fix. Burroughs once stated that the chapters can be read in any order.

Publish Date
Publisher
Grove Weidenfeld
Language
English
Pages
255

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Naked lunch
2014, Grove Press
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Naked Lunch
Jul 19, 2009, London. Fourth Estate
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Naked lunch: the restored text
2001, Grove Press, Distributed by Publishers Group West
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Naked lunch
1993, Flamingo
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Cover of: Naked lunch
Naked lunch
1992, Grove Weidenfeld
in English - 1st evergreen ed.
Cover of: Naked lunch
Naked lunch
1966, Grove Press
- 1st Black Cat ed.
Cover of: Naked lunch.
Naked lunch.
1962, Grove Press
in English

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Edition Notes

Originally published: Paris : Olympia Press, 1959.

Published in
New York
Genre
Fiction.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
813/.54
Library of Congress
PS3552.U75 N3 1991, PS3552.U75N3 1991

The Physical Object

Pagination
xx, 255 p. ;
Number of pages
255

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL1543946M
Internet Archive
isbn_9780802132956
ISBN 10
0802132952
LCCN
91022972
Library Thing
5852
Goodreads
563798

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