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Visions of Gerard

Jack Kerouac

Visions of Gerard

by Jack Kerouac

  • 158 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beat generation -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the ed. published by Farrar, Straus, New York.

    StatementJack Kerouac.
    SeriesMcGraw-Hill paperbacks
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.K4596 Vi10, PS3521.E735 Vi10
    The Physical Object
    Pagination151 p. :
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4884430M
    ISBN 100070342040
    LC Control Number76014217

    About Visions of Gerard “My best most serious sad and true book yet.” —Jack Kerouac “His life ended when he was nine and the nuns of St. Louis de France Parochial School were at his . Editions for Visions of Gerard: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (), (K.

    : Visions of Gerard: A Novel () by Kerouac, Jack and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K). Description: The Library of America's edition of the writings of Jack Kerouac opens with Visions of Cody, the ground-breaking work originally written in the early s and published .

    Unique among Jack Kerouac's novels, Visions of Gerard focuses on the scenes and sensations of childhood'the wisdom, anguish, intensity, innocence, evil, insight, suffering, delight, and shock'as they were revealed in the short tragic-happy life of his saintly brother, Gerard. Visions of Gerard. Kerouac's chronicle of his young brother, Gerard's death. Written in during the period of his most productivity, this book follows the same spontaneous prose /5(2).


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The second "visionary" book, "Visions of Gerard" was published in but written in It consists of Kerouac's remembrances of his beloved older brother, Gerard, who died at the age 5/5(8). In Visions of Gerard, Kerouac recalls the few years he spent as a child with his older brother Gerard before Gerard passed away.

Gerard's life marked all the goodness in children and. Visions of Gerard is almost a prolonged religious homily to his brother, who in his mind – and the mind of his mother – was a saint.

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Jack Kerouac's short novel, "Visions of Gerard" tells the story of the death of Kerouac's beloved older brother Gerard (b. ) in Gerard was nine and Jack was four Kerouac ( -- /5. The volume includes three novels, "Visions of Cody", "Visions of Gerard", and "Big Sur" that are likely to be known only to devoted Kerouac readers.

These books are erratic and mixed in their /5. Unique among Jack Kerouac's novels, Visions of Gerard focuses on the scenes and sensations of childhood—the wisdom, anguish, intensity, innocence, evil, insight, suffering, delight, and shock—as they were revealed in the short tragic-happy life of his saintly brother, Gerard Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.

I picked up the book and read it, I was floored, and I've read eight more of his novels since that time.'Visions of Gerard' is a touching story of Jack's older brother Gerard Cited by: Written in a matter of weeks just after Christmas and published inVisions of Gerard—“my best most serious sad and true book yet”—is a meditation on Kerouac’s older.

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Books Reviews: The book tells the story of his French-speaking family in Lowell, MA, when he was only 5 and his sickly brother died at age 9. An amazing blend of Catholic upbringings with Buddhist influences superimposed, Visions of Gerard gives us two saints lost - Gerard /5(2).

Jack Kerouac's short novel, "Visions of Gerard" tells the story of the death of Kerouac's beloved older brother Gerard (b.

) in Gerard was nine and Jack was four Kerouac ( -- /5(15). The piteousness of his little soft shroud of hair falling down his brow and swept aside by the hand over blue serious eyes Described by Kerouac as my most serious sad and true book, Visions of Gerard.

Visions of Gerard by Jack Kerouac. 2 Want to read; Published by Penguin Books in New York, N.Y., U.S.A. Written in EnglishCited by: Visions of Gerard: A Novel - Ebook written by Jack Kerouac.

Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Visions of Gerard: 4/5(4). PENGUIN BOOKS VISIONS OF GERARD Jack Kerouac was born in Lowell, Massachusetts, inthe youngest of three children in a Franco-Canadian family.

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