New York City In 1979

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A tale of art, sex, blood, junkies, and whores in New York’s underground, from cult literary icon Kathy Acker. ‘Penguin Modern’: fifty books celebrating the pioneering spirit of the iconic ‘Penguin Modern Classics’ series, with each one offering a concentrated hit of its contemporary, international flavour.

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‘INTENSE SEXUAL DESIRE IS THE GREATEST THING IN THE WORLD’

A tale of art, sex, blood, junkies and whores in New York’s underground, from cult literary icon Kathy Acker

Penguin Modern: fifty new books celebrating the pioneering spirit of the iconic Penguin Modern Classics series, with each one offering a concentrated hit of its contemporary, international flavour. Here are authors ranging from Kathy Acker to James Baldwin, Truman Capote to Stanislaw Lem and George Orwell to Shirley Jackson; essays radical and inspiring; poems moving and disturbing; stories surreal and fabulous; taking us from the deep South to modern Japan, New York’s underground scene to the farthest reaches of outer space.

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Weight 0.048 kg
Dimensions 18 × 13 × 0.5 cm
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Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

45

Language

English

Edition

Reprint

Dewey

813.54 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K