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The Finger (Mini Modern Classics)

The Finger (Mini Modern Classics)

Author: William S. Burroughs
Series: Penguin Modern Ser.
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'He felt a sudden deep pity for the finger joint that lay there on the dresser, a few drops of blood gathering around the white bone.'

A deliberately severed finger, a junky's Christmas miracle and a Tangier con-artist, among others, feature in these hallucinogenic sketches and stories from the infamous Beat legend.

Penguin Modern: fifty new books celebrating the pioneering spirit of the iconic Penguin Modern Classics series, with each one offering a concentrated hit of its contemporary, international flavour. Here are authors ranging from Kathy Acker to James Baldwin, Truman Capote to Stanislaw Lem and George Orwell to Shirley Jackson; essays radical and inspiring; poems moving and disturbing; stories surreal and fabulous; taking us from the deep South to modern Japan, New York's underground scene to the farthest reaches of outer space.

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General Fields

  • : 9780241339077
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : February 2018
  • : February 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : William S. Burroughs
  • : Paperback
  • : 64