Summary: Few novels have had as profound an impact as On the Road, and Kerouac's vision continues to inspire: three generations of writers, musicians, artists, and poets cite their discovery of On the Road as the event that "set them free." This hardcover edition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the original publication of an American classic. On the Road chronicles Kerouac's years traveling the North American continent, from East Coast to West Coast to Mexi
co, with his friend Neal Cassady, "a sideburned hero of the snowy West." As "Sal Paradise" and "Dean Moriarty," the two roam the country in a quest for self-knowledge and experience. Kerouac's love of America, his compassion for humanity, and his sense of language as jazz combine to make On the Road an inspirational work of lasting importance.
Summary: Few novels have had as profound an impact as On the Road, and Kerouac's vision continues to inspire: three generations of writers, musicians, artists, and poets cite their discovery of On the Road as the event that "set them free." This hardcover edition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the original publication of an American classic. On the Road chronicles Kerouac's years traveling the North American continent, from East Coast to West Coast to Mexico, with his friend Neal Cassady, "a sideburned hero of the snowy West." As "Sal Paradise" and "Dean Moriarty," the two roam the country in a quest for self-knowledge and experience. Kerouac's love of America, his compassion for humanity, and his sense of language as jazz combine to make On the Road an inspirational work of lasting importance. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:57 Cover: Paperback Publisher:Penguin Books, Inc. Published: 12/28/1976 International: No
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New York, NY 1976 Trade paperback Very good. Prior owner's name inside cover Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 307 p. Audience: General/trade.
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New York 1991 Trade Paperback Reprint Very Good Book in very nice condition-no interior marks noted, top edge lightly sun tanned, otherwise light shelf and edge wear only. The classic story of Sal P...show morearadise and Dean Moriarity's travels that defined the Beat Generation. Size: 12mo-over 6?"-7?" tall. 307 pp. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 0 lbs 10 oz. Category: Classics; ISBN: 0140042598. ISBN/EAN: 9780140042597. Inventory No: 608957. ...show less
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