On the Road: The Original Scroll

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"... it's a valentine to the United States," wrote Kerouac scholar Douglas Brinkley about the infamous cross country road trip undertaken with Neal Cassady. A fierce personal quest for IT - meaning and belonging. Kerouac's maniac, jazz-inspired, and poetic voice is the definitive one for the Beats! — Amy Palmer

A contemporary classical novel telling of the adventures of the beat generation as they travel the country. — Jeanette


10 CDs, 121/2 hours

About the Author

Jack Kerouac(1922-1969), the central figure of the Beat Generation, was born in Lowell, Massachusetts, in 1922 and died in St. Petersburg, Florida, in 1969. Among his many novels are On the Road, The Dharma Bums, Big Sur, and Visions of Cody.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780143143796
Publisher: Penguin Audio
Publication Date: September 18th, 2008