"THE APPRENTICE WORK OF A MAJOR NOVELIST": FIRST EDITION OF KEROUAC'S FIRST BOOK. KEROUAC, John. The Town and the City. New York: Harcourt, Brace, (). Original red cloth, original dust jacket. Housed in a custom chemise and half morocco slipcase. $ First edition of Kerouac's first book, by "John Kerouac," published seven years before Author: KEROUAC Jack. The Town and the City is about the Martin family. Peter is the major figure in the novel. As he grows, he learns and absorbs the many lessons that life offers through his own experiences and that of his family. There is a sense of change occurring for the family as the children grow up and pursue their dreams. 1st American Edition. Previous Owner's Inscription, Otherwise Very Dustjacket. pages. hardcover. FROM THE PUBLISHER - Although Jack Kerouac is best known for the experimental, jazz-like prose and the rebel heroes of ON THE ROAD, his classic coming-of-age novel, THE TOWN AND THE CITY, is no less compelling. The Town and the City by Jack Kerouac and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at
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In his first novel, The Town and the City, Kerouac draws on his experience in a New England quiet mill-working town to create the very standard American world of George and Marguerite Martin and their children. GIRLS ON TOUR EVENT AT CHISWICK BOOK FESTIVAL. On Saturday evening, 17 th September , Santa Montefiore, Penny Parkes, Jane Costello and Juliet Ashton were joined by Isabelle Broom from Heat magazine for a very special Books and the City: Girls on Tour event at Chiswick Book Festival, and a wonderful time was had by all!!. With a glass of fizz to keep . Video for the danish band moi Caprice. Director: Esben Larsen. The Town and the City is his debut novel, and he wrote it long before he developed his trademark stream-of-consciousness style – here we see a different man entirely, a more thoughtful and introverted spirit who nevertheless shows plenty of signs of /5(15).