Jack Kerouac "The Subterraneans" 1966 Book Signed Autograph
Jack Kerouac-"The Subterraneans"-1966-Grove Press-4" X 7"-152 pages-Softcover Book-Signed B y Author.Jack Kerouac (born Jean-Louis Lebris de Kérouac March 12, 1922 – October 21, 1969) was an American novelist and poet.He is considered a literary iconoclast and, alongside William S. Burroughs and Allen Ginsberg, a pioneer of the Beat Generation.Kerouac is recognized for his method of spontaneous prose. Thematically, his work covers topics such as Catholic spirituality, jazz, promiscuity, Buddhism, drugs, poverty, and travel. He became an underground celebrity and, with other beats, a progenitor of the hippie movement, although he remained antagonistic toward some of its politically radical elements.In 1969, at age 47, Kerouac died from internal bleeding due to long-term alcohol abuse. Since his death, Kerouac's literary prestige has grown and several previously unseen works have been published. All of his books are in print today, including The Town and the City, On the Road, Doctor Sax, The Dharma Bums, Mexico City Blues, The Subterraneans, Desolation Angels, Visions of Cody, The Sea Is My Brother, and Big Sur.A hand signed cut signature portion by Jack Kerouac with a fountain pen in blue has been affixed to the title page of the book, The cut signature portion is approximately 1" X 2 1/2"........BOTH BOOK AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.