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Kerouac

Ann Charters

Kerouac

A biography

by Ann Charters

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Published by Deutsch .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kerouac, Jack

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages403
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9392167M
    ISBN 100233965165
    ISBN 109780233965161

    Books also continue to be published that were written by Kerouac, many unfinished by him. A book of his haiku and dreams also were published, giving interesting insight into how his mind worked. In August , most of his letters, journals, notebooks and manuscripts were sold to the New York Public Library for an undisclosed sum. Jack Kerouac, original name Jean-Louis Lebris de Kerouac, (born March 12, , Lowell, Massachusetts, U.S.—died October 21, , St. Petersburg, Florida), American novelist, poet, and leader of the Beat movement whose most famous book, On the Road (), had broad cultural influence before it was recognized for its literary merits.

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    Links to projects, talks, and essays about Jack Kerouac, sponsored by the Kerouac Center. Kerouac’s Lowell: Life on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers A photo-essay by John Suiter. On the Road at 60 An essay by John Leland of The New York Times. Kerouac’s Mexico A photo-essay by John Suiter. On Kerouac’s Franco-American Background. Jack Kerouac Books; Skip to page navigation. Filter (1) Jack Kerouac Books. Best Selling. Showing slide {CURRENT_SLIDE} of {TOTAL_SLIDES} - Best Selling. Go to previous slide - Best Selling. Book of Haikus by Jack Kerouac (, Paperback) $ New.


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