Atop an Underwood : Early Stories and Other Writings

By: Kerouac, Jack

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Publisher's glossy wraps. This collection contains: PART 1: PINE FORESTS AND PURE THOUGHT 1936 - 1940: Repulsion May Race Here in Exhibition Feature; Jack Lewis's Baseball Chatter; One Long Strange Dream; Count Basie's Band Best in Land - Group Famous for Solid Swing; Go Back; Nothing; A Play I Want to Write; Concentration; We Thronged; A Day in September; I Know I Am August; Radio Script: The Spirit of '14; I Remember the Days of My Youth; Where the Road Begins; New York Nite Club. PART 2: AN ORIGINAL KICKER 1941: There Something About a Cigar; God; If I Were Wealthy; One Sunday Afternoon in July; The Birth of a Socialist; No Connection: A Novel That I Don't Intend to Finish; On the Porch Remembering; The Sandbank Sage; Farewell Song - Sweet from My Trees; I Have to Pull Up My Stakes and Roll Man; Odyssey; At 18 I Suddenly Discovered the Delight of Rebellion; Observations; Definition of a Poet; America in the Night; Woman Going to Hartford; Old Love Light; I Tell You It Is October; Here I Am at Last with a Typewriter; Atop an Underwood - Introduction; The Good Jobs; From Radio City to the Crown; The Little Cottage by the Sea; The Juke Box Is Saving America; Hartford After Work; Legends and Legends; A Kerouac That Turned Out Sublime; The Father of My Father; Credo; Hungry Young Writer's Notebook; A Young Writer's Notebook; I Am Going to Stress a New Set of Values; I Am My Mother's Son; Howdy; Today; This I Do Know; Search by Night. PART 3: TO PORTRAY LIFE ACCURATELY 1942 - 1943: Sadness at Six; The Joy of Duluoz; Famine for the Heart; The Very Thing I Live For; The Mystery; Thinking of Thomas Wolfe on a Winter's Night; Beauty as a Lasting Truth; My Generation My World; The Would of Living; Wounded in Action; The Romanticist; The Boy from Philadelphia; and The Two Americans.. This is a new, unopened, unmarked copy in perfect, pristine condition. AS NEW.. Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall. 249, (1) pp

Title: Atop an Underwood : Early Stories and Other Writings

Author Name: Kerouac, Jack

Categories: Short Stories, Novels, Poetry & Literature, Literature, Essays,

Edition: 1

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Penguin Books Canada, Limited: 2000

ISBN Number: 0140296395

ISBN Number 13: 9780140296396

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: As New with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 6146

Keywords: Beat Generation; Beat Literature; Literature; Kerouac;