Ginsberg: A Biography - a biography - Barry Miles (1989)
ISBN 9780671507138
Genre Biography, Autobiography and Memoirs
Subject Beat generation - Biography; Poets, American - Biography
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Publication Date September 1989
Format Hardcover (250 mm)
Language English
Plot
Barry Miles has thoroughly updated and revised his authorative and immensely readable account of the life of one of the twentieth-century's most extraordinary poets. Drawing on his long friendship and literary association with Ginsberg, as well as on the poet's journals and correspondence, Barry Miles presents a compelling account of a controversial life. Miles also offers a sensitive and illuminating critical appreciation of Ginsberg's poetry, ultimately painting an exhaustive and intimate portrait of this colourful man, whose experiences reflect the developments and changes in larger society.
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Collection Status In Collection
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Product Details
LoC Classification PS3513.I74 .Z745 1989
Dewey 811.54
Cover Price $3.98
No. of Pages 588