Jack Kerouac called Doctor Sax, the enigmatic figure who haunted his boyhood imagination, ''my ghost, personal angel, private shadow, secret lover''. In this extraordinary autobiographical account of growing up in Lowell, Massachussetts, told through his fictional alter ego Jack Duluoz, he mingles real people and events with fantastical figures to capture the accents, scents, sights and texture of his childhood: playing among the river weeds and railroad tracks, going to church, witnessing..
Meticulously researched, this is a compelling exploration of the complex man and extraordinary writer whose creative mishmash of joyous incoherence, drug-induced ecstasy, genuine..Подробнее
Desolation Angels is the wild and soulful story of the legendary road trip that Jack Kerouac took before the publication of On the Road, told through the persona of Jack Duluoz..Описание
Peter Martin knows he is destined for something bigger than life in his hometown of Galloway. But as he spends one last golden summer idling, smoking and writing, he is haunted by..Подробнее
''What''s your road, man - holyboy road, madman road, rainbow road, guppy road, any road? It''s an anywhere road for anybody anyhow''. Sal Paradise, young and innocent, joins the..В корзину Описание