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Television was a baby crawling towards that death chamber

Television was a baby crawling towards that death chamber
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'Wives in the avocados, babies in the tomatoes!-and you, Garc?a Lorca, what were you doing by the watermelons?'

Profane and prophetic verses about sex, death, revolution and America by the great icon of Beat poetry.

Penguin Modern: fifty new books celebrating the pioneering spirit of the iconic Penguin Modern Classics series, with each one offering a concentrated hit of its contemporary, international flavour. Here are authors ranging from Kathy Acker to James Baldwin, Truman Capote to Stanislaw Lem and George Orwell to Shirley Jackson; essays radical and inspiring; poems moving and disturbing; stories surreal and fabulous; taking us from the deep South to modern Japan, New York's underground scene to the farthest reaches of outer space.

Product Details

Author:
Allen Ginsberg

Publisher:
Penguin Classics

Format:
Paperback

ISBN:
9780241337622

Publication Date:
22/02/2018

Pages:
64

Dimensions:
161 x 111 x 4 mm

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