Coupon
On the Road
by Jack Kerouac and Ann Charters


Overview - The classic novel of freedom and the search for authenticity that defined a generation

September 5th, 2017 marks the 60th anniversary of the publication of On the Road

On the Road chronicles Jack Kerouac's years traveling the North American continent with his friend Neal Cassady, "a sideburned hero of the snowy West." As "Sal Paradise" and "Dean Moriarty," the two roam the country in a quest for self-knowledge and experience.  Read more...


 
Paperback - Revised Ed.
  • $17.00

Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist

In Stock Online.

FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 134 copies from $2.99
 
Download

This item is available only to U.S. billing addresses.
 
 
 
 

More About On the Road by Jack Kerouac; Ann Charters
 
 
 
Overview
The classic novel of freedom and the search for authenticity that defined a generation

September 5th, 2017 marks the 60th anniversary of the publication of On the Road

On the Road chronicles Jack Kerouac's years traveling the North American continent with his friend Neal Cassady, "a sideburned hero of the snowy West." As "Sal Paradise" and "Dean Moriarty," the two roam the country in a quest for self-knowledge and experience. Kerouac's love of America, his compassion for humanity, and his sense of language as jazz combine to make On the Road an inspirational work of lasting importance. Kerouac's classic novel of freedom and longing defined what it meant to be "Beat" and has inspired every generation since its initial publication more than fifty years ago. This Penguin Classics edition contains an introduction by Ann Charters.

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.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780142437254
  • ISBN-10: 0142437255
  • Publisher: Penguin Books
  • Publish Date: January 2003
  • Page Count: 352
  • Reading Level: Ages 18-UP
  • Dimensions: 7.6 x 5 x 0.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.55 pounds

Series: Penguin Classics

Related Categories

Books > Fiction > General

 
BAM Customer Reviews