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Junky: the definitive text of "Junk"
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Published:
New York : Grove Press, [2012].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
197 pages ; 21 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780802120427, 0802120423, 9780802120427 (pbk.), 0802120423 (pbk.)

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Imprint date taken from page 4 of cover.
Description
In his debut novel, Junky, Burroughs fictionalized his experiences using and peddling heroin and other drugs in the 1950s into a work that reads like a field report from the underworld of post-war America. The Burroughs-like protagonist of the novel, Bill Lee, see-saws between periods of addiction and rehab, using a panoply of substances including heroin, cocaine, marijuana, paregoric (a weak tincture of opium) and goof balls (barbiturate), amongst others.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Burroughs, W. S., & Harris, O. (2012). Junky: the definitive text of "Junk". New York: Grove Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Burroughs, William S., 1914-1997 and Oliver Harris. 2012. Junky: The Definitive Text of "Junk". New York: Grove Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Burroughs, William S., 1914-1997 and Oliver Harris, Junky: The Definitive Text of "Junk". New York: Grove Press, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Burroughs, William S., and Oliver Harris. Junky: The Definitive Text of "Junk". New York: Grove Press, 2012. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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