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WHO KILLED HUNTER S. THOMPSON?

Warren Hinckle

Who killed Hunter S. Thompson? An inquiry into the life and death of the Master of Gonzo. Candid memoirs and appreciations by many of Hunter Thompson's closest friends and co-conspirators. Thompson's...

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THE BEATS ABROAD

Bill Morgan

The Beat Generation is one of the great homegrown countercultures of the United States, but in fact its writers traveled widely and most of them lived abroad for periods of time. Their travels were a vital...

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EXTRA GOOD STUFF

Dennis P. Eichhorn

Awardwinning author Dennis Eichhorn is back with a new collection of autobiographical comix! For Extra Good Stuff Eichhorn has enlisted the best comic artists of our time to illustrate stories that...

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AGAINST CONTROL

Jack Sargeant

Against Control is a collection of essays by author Jack Sargeant that explore the multiple influences of William S. Burroughs and various aspects of the wider Burroughs Universe. This collection highlights...

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MAURICE SENDAK

Maurice Sendak, Justin G. Schiller, Dennis M. V. David, Leonard S. Marcus, editor

The preeminent children’s book artist of the twentieth century, Maurice Sendak and his sixty-year career are celebrated in this full-color catalog of more than two hundred images being exhibited at the...

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EVERYTHING IS AN AFTERTHOUGHT

Kevin Avery

A pioneering Rolling Stone critic gets his due in this landmark work of cultural revival, a tribute to and collection by one of the unsung critical champions of popular art.What happened to Paul Nelson?...

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THE LETTERS OF ALLEN GINSBERG

Allen Ginsberg, Bill Morgan, editor

Allen Ginsberg (1926–1997) was one of twentieth-century literature's most prolific letter-writers. This definitive volume showcases his correspondence with some of the most original and interesting...

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ART SPIEGELMAN: CONVERSATIONS

Joseph Witek

When the graphic novel Maus: A Survivor's Tale won a Special Pulitzer Prize in 1992 for its vivid depiction of the Holocaust and its effects, critics and mainstream audiences recognized that a comic book...

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J.G. BALLARD QUOTES

J. G. Ballard, V. Vale, Mike Ryans, editors

400 pages of quotes from visionary writer J. G. Ballard, from his books, interviews, letters, and more, in a pocket-size, commuter-friendly paperback book. Quotes on politics, sex, art, the media, technology...

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ALFRED JARRY MAN WITH THE AXE

Bill Griffith

Alfred Jarry (1873-1907) lived fast, died young, and refused to accept objective reality. He was a major influence on later artistic movements such as Dada and Surrealism, and his nihilistic 1896 play,...

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