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Naked Lunch

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4 out of 5
Based on 41,880 Ratings and 2,137 Reviews

Book Description
"He was," as Salon's Gary Kamyia notes, "20th-century drug culture's Poe, its Artaud, its Baudelaire. He was the prophet of the literature of pure experience, a phenomenologist of dread.... Burroughs had the scary genius to turn the junk wasteland into a parallel universe, one as thoroughly and obsessively rendered as Blake's."

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Book Information
PublisherGrove Press
BindingPaperback (93 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages232
ISBN-100802132952
ISBN-13978-0802132956
Publication Date01/1992
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About William Burroughs (Author) : William Burroughs is a published author and a narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of William Burroughs include Naked Lunch: The Restored Text, Junky: The Definitive Text of Jun... more
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5/18/2011 Kate Flood tagged as: I recommend, I read

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