The Town and the City

by Jack Kerouac

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780156907903
  • ISBN-10: 0156907909
  • Pages: 512
  • Publication Date: 10/21/1970
  • Carton Quantity: 28

About the book

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.

About the author
Jack Kerouac

Jack Kerouac (1922-1969) was born in Lowell, Massachusetts to French-Canadian parents. The author of On the Road, Dharma Bums, Desolation Angels, and Big Sur, among other books, he is widely regarded as the preeminent writer of the Beat generation.