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GREAT JONES STREET

Delillo, Don

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ISBN 10: 0395155665 / ISBN 13: 9780395155660
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1973
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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First Printing. 265pp., black cloth with black paper covered boards, red and purple stamping. Remainder mark on bottom page edges, otherwise, a clean, Very Good copy in a chipped dj with a tear to the top of the spine and front cover. Bookseller Inventory # 62268

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Title: GREAT JONES STREET

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston

Publication Date: 1973

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: 1st Edition

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From the author of White Noise (winner of the National Book Award) and Zero K

Bucky Wunderlick, rock star and budding messiah, has hit a spiritual wall. In mid-tour he bolts fromhis band to hole up in a dingy East Village apartment and separate himself from the paranoid machine that propels the culture he has helped create. As faithful fans await messages, Bucky encounters every sort of roiling farce he is trying to escape. A penetrating look at rock and roll's merger of art, commerce and urban decay, Great Jones Street "reflects our era's nighmares and hallucinations with all appropriate lurid, tawdry shades" --The Cleveland Plain Dealer.

About the Author:

Don DeLillo published his first short story when he was twenty-three years old. He has since written twelve novels, including White Noise (1985) which won the National Book Award. It was followed by Libra (1988), his novel about the assassination of President Kennedy, and by Mao II, which won the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction.

In 1997, he published the bestselling Underworld, and in 1999 he was awarded the Jerusalem Prize, given to a writer whose work expresses the theme of the freedom of the individual in society; he was the first American author to receive it. He is also a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

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