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The Lost Art of Ah Pook is Here: WITH / Observed While Falling
Author: William Burroughs

ISBN: 9781606994450
Format: Hardcover
Number Of Pages: 144
Published: 9 November 2012
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 33.3 x 25.7 x 2.2
art of a two-volume set, this is the a lost graphic novel written by innovative Beat writer William S. Burroughs. The first book in this unique collection, Ah Pook is Here, first appeared in 1970 under the title 'The Unspeakable Mr. Hart' as a monthly comic series written by Burroughs and drawn by British artist Malcolm McNeill in the UK magazine Cyclops.

About the Author

William Seward Burroughs came from an upper-class background in the midwestern United States, studied at Harvard University and then turned to drugs, crime and writing. In the 1940s he became addicted to heroin and met a crowd from Columbia University that included writer Jack Kerouac and poet Allen Ginsberg. In 1951 a drug-addled Burroughs recklessly shot and killed his wife while in Mexico; he fled and wound up in Tangiers. In 1953 Ginsberg helped Burroughs publish Junky, an autobiographical depiction of drug addiction, and in 1959 Burroughs published Naked Lunch. Burroughs became an underground celebrity, a literary guru and pop culture philosopher who continued to write and record until his death.

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