The Portable Beat Reader

Various, Author, Ann Charters, Editor Penguin Books $17 (688p) ISBN 978-0-14-015102-2
Cutting through bohemian posturing and excess, Charters reprints the most vital material produced by writers of the Beat generation, offering a broad perspective on the movement by including work by lesser-known figures alongside that of leading lights Jack Kerouac and William S. Burroughs. ( Nov. )
Reviewed on: 11/02/1992
Release date: 11/01/1992
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Hardcover - 242 pages - 978-0-670-83885-1
Paperback - 645 pages - 978-0-14-243753-7
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