The Dharma Bums: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

Category: Book
Introduction By: Douglas, Anne
By (author): Kerouac, Jack
Series: Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition
Subject:  FICTION / General
  FICTION / Literary
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Published: October 2006
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 8.40in x 5.70in x 0.71in
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From The Publisher*A deluxe edtion of Kerouac's 1958 classic

Published just one year after On The Road, this is the story of two men enganged in a passionate search for Dharma or truth. Their major adventure is the pursuit of the Zen Way, which takes them climbing into the High Sierras to seek the lesson of solitude.

For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
Biographical NoteJack Kerouac (1922-1969), the central figure of the Beat Generation, was born in Lowell, Massachusetts, in 1922 and died in St. Petersburg, Florida, in 1969. Among his many novels are On the RoadThe Dharma BumsBig Sur, and Visions of Cody.