cover image The Letters of William S. Burroughs: Volume I: 1945-1959

The Letters of William S. Burroughs: Volume I: 1945-1959

William S. Burroughs, Author, Oliver Harris, Editor Penguin Books $27 (512p) ISBN 978-0-14-009452-7

180 letters dispatched from his self-imposed exile in East Texas, Mexico City and Tangiers chronicle Burroughs's early development as a writer.