336 pages. 1st edition. Trade paperback. Photos. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Small tear bottom of front cover with magic tape, else Near Fine. Book is bright, tight and clean; no names, marks or spine creasing. Appears unread. ISBN: 0872863344 A biographical/historical portrait, including Richard Wright, James Baldwin, William Burroughs, Alexander Trocchi, Ferlinghetti, Ginsberg, Harry Mathews, John Ashbery, James Jones, Plimpton, Himes and Styron, among others. The author also wrote 'An Invisible Spectator', a biography of Paul Bowles. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Titel: THE CONTINUAL PILGRIMAGE: American Writers ...
Verlag: City Lights Books, 1998.
Zustand: Near Fine
Buchbeschreibung San Francisco : City Lights Books, 1998. Paperback. 336 p. ; 21 cm. Essays on American writers who lived in Paris after World War II, why they went, how they coped. From Lawrence Ferlinghetti, ex-commander of a submarine chaser, to the black novelist, Chester Himes--'now I was a French writer and the United States of America could kiss my ass.'. Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-319) and index. Condition : very good. ISBN 0872863344[KEYWORDS: LITERARY CRITICISM, *, American literature. Artikel-Nr. 172282