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The place of dead roads

Title
The place of dead roads / William S. Burroughs.
Author
Burroughs, William S., 1914-1997.
Publication
New York : Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1984, c1983.

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TextPermit needed Berg Coll Burroughs P63 1984Schwarzman Building - Berg Collection Room 320
TextPermit needed Berg Coll Burroughs P63 1984Schwarzman Building - Berg Collection Room 320
TextPermit needed Berg Coll Burroughs P63 1984Schwarzman Building - Berg Collection Room 320
TextPermit needed Berg Coll Burroughs P63 1984Schwarzman Building - Berg Collection Room 320
TextUse in library JFE 84-1567Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

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Additional Authors
  • Albanese, Lucy
  • Burroughs, William S., 1914-1997.
  • Reed, Robert
  • Sandell, David
Description
306 p. : map; 24 cm.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dust jackets (Binding).
  • Embossed stamps (Provenance).
  • Authors' presentation inscriptions (Provenance).
  • Autographs (Provenance).
  • Bookmarks.
  • Bookplates (Provenance).
  • Slipcases (Binding).
Note
  • Book designed by Lucy Albanese; jacket designed by Robert Reed.
  • Photograph of author on rear flap of jacket by David Sandell.
Provenance (note)
  • Berg Coll. copy 1 contains "ADC" embossed stamp on t.p.
  • Berg Coll. copy 2 from the library of Dr. Linda A. Fisher. Inscribed by the author, "For Linda Fisher MD, a charter member of the Johnson Family ... March 30, 1984"--t.p.
  • Berg Coll. copy 3 inscribed by the author to Maureen Mulvihill, 1985--t.p. Contains Mulvihill's bookplate and ownership signature on paste-down endpaper.
Binding (note)
  • Bound in pumpkin quarter cloth over boards with tan paper covers; printed dust jacket.
Call Number
JFE 84-1567
ISBN
0030632560
LCCN
83008498
OCLC
  • 65621312
  • NYPG84-B29725
Author
Burroughs, William S., 1914-1997.
Title
The place of dead roads / William S. Burroughs.
Imprint
New York : Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1984, c1983.
Edition
1st ed.
Binding
Bound in pumpkin quarter cloth over boards with tan paper covers; printed dust jacket.
Provenance
Berg Coll. copy 1 contains "ADC" embossed stamp on t.p.
Berg Coll. copy 2 from the library of Dr. Linda A. Fisher. Inscribed by the author, "For Linda Fisher MD, a charter member of the Johnson Family ... March 30, 1984"--t.p.
Local Note
Berg Coll. copy 2 contains printed bookmark from Left Bank Books in St. Louis, Mo.--laid in.
Berg Coll. copy 2: Gift of Dr. Bonnie F. Fisher in memory of her sister, Dr. Linda A. Fisher, Oct. 2006.
Provenance
Berg Coll. copy 3 inscribed by the author to Maureen Mulvihill, 1985--t.p. Contains Mulvihill's bookplate and ownership signature on paste-down endpaper.
Local Note
Berg Coll. copy 3 is lettered R of a limited edition of three hundred copies specially bound in natural linen and signed by William S. Burroughs on leaf preceding half-title. Housed in slipcase.
Berg Coll. copy 3: Gift of Dr. Maureen E. Mulvihill, May 2007.
Berg Coll. copy 4 formerly owned by the author and acquired with the Vaduz Archive in 2005.
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Added Author
Albanese, Lucy Book designer
Burroughs, William S., 1914-1997. Former owner
Reed, Robert Bookjacket designer
Sandell, David Photographer
Charters, Ann Former owner
Fisher, Linda A., 1924-2006 Former owner
Mulvihill, Maureen Esther. Former owner
Mulvihill, Maureen Esther. Donor
Research Call Number
JFE 84-1567
Berg Coll Burroughs P63 1984
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