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The Resource And the hippos were boiled in their tanks, William S. Burroughs and Jack Kerouac ; edited by James Grauerholz

And the hippos were boiled in their tanks, William S. Burroughs and Jack Kerouac ; edited by James Grauerholz

Label
And the hippos were boiled in their tanks
Title
And the hippos were boiled in their tanks
Statement of responsibility
William S. Burroughs and Jack Kerouac ; edited by James Grauerholz
Title variation
Hippos were boiled in their tanks
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fictional account of the 1944 murder of David Kammerer by Lucien Carr, a friend of William S. Burroughs and Jack Kerouac, features the two authors writing in alternating voices from the perspectives of a bartender and a hard-drinking merchant marine
Summary
A fictional account of the 1944 murder of David Kammerer by Lucien Carr, a friend of William S. Burroughs and Jack Kerouac, features the two authors writing in alternating voices from the perspectives of a bartender and a hard-drinking merchant marine
Tone
Writing style
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275292
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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1914-1997
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Burroughs, William S.
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.U75
LC item number
A83 2008
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1922-1969
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  • Kerouac, Jack
  • Grauerholz, James,
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True
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  • Carr, Lucien
  • Kammerer, David
  • Murder
  • Beats (Persons)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
And the hippos were boiled in their tanks, William S. Burroughs and Jack Kerouac ; edited by James Grauerholz
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
10106942
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
214 pages
Isbn
9780802118769
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
bl2008023175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
And the hippos were boiled in their tanks, William S. Burroughs and Jack Kerouac ; edited by James Grauerholz
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
10106942
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
214 pages
Isbn
9780802118769
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
bl2008023175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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