The Beat Hotel: Ginsberg, Burroughs & Corso in Paris, 1957-1963

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The Beat Hotel was home to a host of key figures of the Beat generation in the late 1950s and 60s. It was also an unbridled hive of creativity, literary experimentation and drug-crazed extremity. During this period, Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" went on trial for obscenity, William Burroughs was inspired to finish "Naked Lunch", the cut-up novel was born, Ginsberg and Corso collided with Duchamp, Celine and Man Ray, and Burroughs was nearly arrested for dealing heroin. Barry Miles, who knew many of the Beats, draws his material ...

The Beat Hotel: Ginsberg, Burroughs & Corso in Paris, 1957-1963 2003, Atlantic Books, London

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The Beat Hotel: Ginsberg, Burroughs & Corso in Paris 1957-1963 2001, Atlantic Books, London

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The Beat Hotel: Ginsberg, Burroughs, and Corso in Paris, 1957-1963 2000, Grove Press, New York, NY

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