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The Subterraneans (Penguin Modern Classics) Kindle Edition

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"The first clear development of the American Romantic prose since Hemingway, Kerouac's writing is full of mad sex, comedy, widescreen travel writing, and long lyrical evocations of American childhood and adolescent memories."--The Times (London)

"Kerouac's work represents the most extensive experiment in language and literary form undertaken by an American writer of his generation."--Ann Douglas

"Each book by Kerouac is unique, a telepathic discord. Such rich, natural writing is nonpareil in the later twentieth century."--Allen Ginsberg

"An outsider in America, Jack Kerouac was a true original."--Ann Charters

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With an excellent, insightful introduction by US cultural authority, Ann Douglas.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 1096 KB
  • Print Length: 101 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin; New Ed edition (21 July 2011)
  • Sold by: Penguin UK
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B005D6B8U2
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