The Western Lands

The Western Lands

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The Western Land is legendary Beat writer William S. Burrough's profound, revealing, and often astonishing meditation on morality, loneliness, life, and death -- a Book of the Dead for the nuclear age. "Burrough's visionary power, his comic genius, and his unerring ability to crack the codes that make up the life of this century are undimished." -- J.G. Ballard, Washington Post Book World
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Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 13.72mm | 184g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0140094563
  • 9780140094565
  • 336,755

About William S Burroughs

William S. Burroughs (1914-1997)--guru of the Beat Generation, controversial minence grise of the international avant-garde, dark prophet, and blackest of black humor satirists--had a range of influence rivaled by few post-World War II writers. His many books include Naked Lunch, Queer, Exterminator!, The Cat Inside, The Western Lands, and Interzone.
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