The Yage Letters Redux

Author: Allen Ginsberg
Editor: City Lights Publishers
ISBN: 9780872864481
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In January 1953, William Burroughs began a seven-month expedition into the jungles of South America, ostensibly to find yage, the fabled hallucinogen of the Amazon. But Burroughs also cast his anthropological-satiric eye over the local regimes...
The Yage Letters Redux
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Allen Ginsberg, William S. Burroughs
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-05 - Publisher: City Lights Publishers

In January 1953, William Burroughs began a seven-month expedition into the jungles of South America, ostensibly to find yage, the fabled hallucinogen of the Amazon. But Burroughs also cast his anthropological-satiric eye over the local regimes...
The Yage Letters
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Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher:

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