Man at Leisure

Man at Leisure

by Alexander Trocchi
     
 

First published in 1972, this verse collection ranges over multiple years and includes the lyricism of early love poetry along with reflections on drug culture and penetrating comments on contemporary figures and events. The poems’ language is strong, rich, and frankly obscene, while the arguments range from the witty to the profound.

Overview

First published in 1972, this verse collection ranges over multiple years and includes the lyricism of early love poetry along with reflections on drug culture and penetrating comments on contemporary figures and events. The poems’ language is strong, rich, and frankly obscene, while the arguments range from the witty to the profound.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781847491008
Publisher:
Oneworld Classics
Publication date:
11/01/2009
Series:
Oneworld Classics
Pages:
90
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author

Alexander Trocchi (1925–1984) was a controversial Scottish novelist of the Beat generation, best known for his autobiographical Cain’s Book. William S. Burroughs (1914–1997) was a Beat novelist and essayist, best known for his novel Naked Lunch.

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