Lights Out for the Territory: 9 Excursions in the Secret History of London

Lights Out for the Territory: 9 Excursions in the Secret History of London

by Iain Sinclair, Marc Atkins
     
 

ISBN-10: 1862070091

ISBN-13: 9781862070097

Pub. Date: 10/28/1998

Publisher: Granta Books

"Iain Sinclair is our greatest guide to London...(his) pitch is urban, jagged; the city is a maze of symbols waiting to be revealed, and Sinclair conjures them beautifully before our eyes".-"The Spectator"  See more details below

Overview

"Iain Sinclair is our greatest guide to London...(his) pitch is urban, jagged; the city is a maze of symbols waiting to be revealed, and Sinclair conjures them beautifully before our eyes".-"The Spectator"

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781862070097
Publisher:
Granta Books
Publication date:
10/28/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
5.99(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.18(d)

Table of Contents

Skating on Thin Eyes: The First Walk1
The Dog & the Dish55
Bulls & Bears & Mithraic Misalignments: Weather in the City89
X Marks the Spot133
Lord Archer's Prospects165
House in the Park211
The Shamanism of Intent243
Cinema Purgatorio279
The Cadaver Club331
Acknowledgements and Select Bibliography375

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