Naked Angels
Naked Angels
The Lives and Literature of the Beat Generation
John Tytell

Energy, conviction, and unexpected brilliance.-New Yorker. The definitive history of the 'beat generation'.... It is an authoritative piece of literary history as a result of which Kerouac, Burroughs, and Ginsberg will be read with greater understanding, sympathy, and insight.-Leon Edel. Naked Angels is continually illuminating...written with insight, passion, and an awareness of just how prophetic these men were in their lives and works. I consider it an essential book.-John Clellon Holmes. Strong, urgent, ultimately thrilling.-Peter Schjeldahl, New York Times Book Review. As fine a view as we are likely to get of this vibrant phase in American literary history.-Chicago Sun-Times. A thoroughly readable and persuasive far the best extensive commentaries on the works of Burroughs, Kerouac, and Ginsberg.-Thomas Parkinson, American Literature.

Title Naked Angels
Subtitle The Lives and Literature of the Beat Generation
Author John Tytell
Publisher Ivan R. Dee, Publisher
Title First Published 25 February 2006
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 288 p.
ISBN-10 1566636833
ISBN-13 9781566636834
Publication Date 25 February 2006
Main content page count 288
Weight 16 oz.

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