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The Resource Word virus : the William S. Burroughs reader, edited by James Grauerholz and Ira Silverberg ; with an introduction by Ann Douglas

Word virus : the William S. Burroughs reader, edited by James Grauerholz and Ira Silverberg ; with an introduction by Ann Douglas

Label
Word virus : the William S. Burroughs reader
Title
Word virus
Title remainder
the William S. Burroughs reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by James Grauerholz and Ira Silverberg ; with an introduction by Ann Douglas
Title variation
William S. Burroughs reader
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An anthology by a major literary figure of this century. It includes an account of his brief career as a cockroach exterminator and an essay in homage to Jack Kerouac
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Selections from the best of William Burroughs from Giorno Poetry Systems
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1914-1997
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burroughs, William S.
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.U75
LC item number
A6 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grauerholz, James
  • Silverberg, Ira
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beats (Persons)
  • Authors, American
  • Beats (Persons)
  • Burroughs, William S
Label
Word virus : the William S. Burroughs reader, edited by James Grauerholz and Ira Silverberg ; with an introduction by Ann Douglas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Collected in one volume the essential writings of America's foremost literary innovator
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 531-532)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Content on sound disc: Twilight's last gleaming (1938) (from Interzone) -- Roosevelt after inauguration (1953) (from The yage letters) -- Dr. Benway is operating in an auditorium (1959) ( from Naked lunch) -- Last words of Hassan Sabbah (1964) (from Nova Express) -- The Unworthy vessel (1965) (from Nova Express) -- The name is Clem Snide (1981) (from Cities of the red night) -- My protagonist Kim Carson (1984) (from The Place of dead roads) -- The Mummy piece (1984) (from The place of dead roads)
Control code
38042974
Dimensions
24 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxxi, 532 pages
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780802116291
Lccn
97048269
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
MU: Accompanying sound disc, with title: Selections from the best of William Burroughs from Giorno Poetry Systems, located in Recorded Sound Center has call number: RECORD CD GIORNO 7002.
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)38042974
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Word virus : the William S. Burroughs reader, edited by James Grauerholz and Ira Silverberg ; with an introduction by Ann Douglas
Publication
Note
Collected in one volume the essential writings of America's foremost literary innovator
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 531-532)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Content on sound disc: Twilight's last gleaming (1938) (from Interzone) -- Roosevelt after inauguration (1953) (from The yage letters) -- Dr. Benway is operating in an auditorium (1959) ( from Naked lunch) -- Last words of Hassan Sabbah (1964) (from Nova Express) -- The Unworthy vessel (1965) (from Nova Express) -- The name is Clem Snide (1981) (from Cities of the red night) -- My protagonist Kim Carson (1984) (from The Place of dead roads) -- The Mummy piece (1984) (from The place of dead roads)
Control code
38042974
Dimensions
24 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxxi, 532 pages
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780802116291
Lccn
97048269
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
MU: Accompanying sound disc, with title: Selections from the best of William Burroughs from Giorno Poetry Systems, located in Recorded Sound Center has call number: RECORD CD GIORNO 7002.
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)38042974
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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