The Town and the City

The Town and the City

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In this compelling first novel, Kerouac draws on his New England mill-town boyhood to create the world of George and Marguerite Martin and their eight children, each endowed with an energy and a vision of life.
Branch Call Number: FICTION
Characteristics: [7], 499 p. ;,23 cm.
Notes: Originally published in 1950 by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York.

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