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    [Jack Kerouac]. Gerald Nicosia. Memory Babe: A Critical Biography of Jack Kerouac. New York: Grove Press, A Fred Jordan Book, [1983].

    First hardcover edition published in 1983. Octavo. 767 pages.

    Publisher's red cloth shelfback over cream boards with the spine lettered in gilt. Cream dust jacket with red, gray, and blue lettering. Red coated endpapers. Very minor rubbing to the covers and jacket, very minor bumping to the foot of the spine, tiny closed tears to the head and foot of the jacket spine, some darkening to the cover edges. Altogether a very good copy.

    Jack Kerouac (1922 - 1969), highly influential author of the Beat Generation, is the focus of this intimate biography.


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