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The Resource The Dharma bums, Jack Kerouac ; introduction by Ann Douglas

The Dharma bums, Jack Kerouac ; introduction by Ann Douglas

Label
The Dharma bums
Title
The Dharma bums
Statement of responsibility
Jack Kerouac ; introduction by Ann Douglas
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Published just one year after On The Road, this is the story of two men enganged in a passionate search for Dharma or truth. Their major adventure is the pursuit of the Zen Way, which takes them climbing into the High Sierras to seek the lesson of solitude."--Publisher's website
Member of
Summary
During the 1950s the search for Buddhist truths takes two young Bohemians through a series of bizarre experiences in California
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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037926
Cataloging source
HCO
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1922-1969
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Kerouac, Jack
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1922-1969
  • 1930-
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  • Kerouac, Jack
  • Snyder, Gary
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True
Series statement
Penguin classics deluxe
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  • Beat generation
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The Dharma bums, Jack Kerouac ; introduction by Ann Douglas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1958
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [xxix])
Control code
000040934517
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
xxviii, 187 p.
Isbn
9780143039600
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The Dharma bums, Jack Kerouac ; introduction by Ann Douglas
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1958
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [xxix])
Control code
000040934517
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
xxviii, 187 p.
Isbn
9780143039600
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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