Doctor Sax

Doctor Sax

Faust Part Three

Book - 1987
Average Rating:
Rate this:
1
"Kerouac dreams of America in the authentic rolling rhythms of a Whitman or a Thomas Wolfe, drunk with eagerness for life."--John K. Hutchens
Publisher: New York : Grove Weidenfeld, 1987, c1959
ISBN: 9780802130495
0802130496
Branch Call Number: FICTION KER
Characteristics: 245 p. ; 21 cm
Alternative Title: Dr. Sax

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

l
lukasevansherman
Dec 21, 2013

Kerouac, more than his fellow Beats, has an enduring fascination for Americans, especially the youngsters. Although we finally got a film of "On the Road" and nobody really seemed to care. Kerouac is one of those writers that you can't really separate his writing from his larger than life personality. I'm not a big fan of his writing, but this is one of his better books, a semi-autobiographical, semi-fantastic (ghosts, demons) novel based on his childhood in Lowell, Mass. I'm not sure why it's subtitled "Faust Part Three." Maybe because of the spirits. Saxy Time!

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at WVML

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top