Cities of the Red Night

3.79 avg rating
( 3,793 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780030615214: Cities of the Red Night

While young men wage war against an evil empire of zealous mutants, the population of this modern inferno is afflicted with the epidemic of a radioactive virus. An opium-infused apocalyptic vision from the legendary author of Naked Lunch is the first of the trilogy with The Places of the Dead Roads and his final novel, The Western Plains.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Product Description:

William Burroughs reads excerpts from "Cities of the Red Night" and discusses plagues, nuclear holocaust, and writing with host Tom Vitale.

About the Author:

William S. Burroughs was born in St. Louis in 1914. He is best-known work is 1959's Naked Lunch--which became the focus of a landmark 1962 Supreme Court decision that helped eliminate literary censorship in the United States. Described by Norman Mailer as one of America's few writers genuinely "possessed by genius," he died in 1997. His many other works include Junky and The Place of Dead Roads (Picador).

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Burroughs, William S.
Published by Henry Holt & Company (1982)
ISBN 10: 0030615216 ISBN 13: 9780030615214
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Henry Holt & Company, 1982. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 30615216

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 24.62
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

William S. Burroughs
Published by Henry Holt & Company (1982)
ISBN 10: 0030615216 ISBN 13: 9780030615214
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Henry Holt & Company, 1982. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0030615216

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 42.04
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Burroughs, William S.
Published by Henry Holt & Company (1982)
ISBN 10: 0030615216 ISBN 13: 9780030615214
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Booked Again
(Summit, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Henry Holt & Company, 1982. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-225-61-6786006

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 45.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

William S. Burroughs
ISBN 10: 0030615216 ISBN 13: 9780030615214
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800306152141.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 90.03
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds