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The ticket that exploded

William S. Burroughs

The ticket that exploded

by William S. Burroughs

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Published by Paladin in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

This ed. originally published, London , Calder, 1985. - Previous ed., New York , Grove,1967 ; London , Calder and Boyars, 1968.

StatementWilliam S. Burroughs.
The Physical Object
Pagination160p. ;
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21562928M
ISBN 100586085912

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William S. Burroughs () was the author of numerous novels, including Junky, Queer Naked Lunch, Nova Express, The Ticket That Exploded, The Soft Machine, and The Wild Boys. He is considered one of the twentieth century's most radical, innovative, and influential writers, and a founding member of the Beat : Why is there an External Link to the essay "Electronic Revolution" here?

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