☆ The American Express || ↠ PDF Read by ì Gregory Corso

By Gregory Corso | Comments: ( 686 ) | Date: ( May 27, 2020 )

Beat poet Corso s only novel Inspired by his days in Europe, anxiously waiting for royalty checks and advances that were slow to appear, this freewheeling and farcical tale is the account of a birth in AmEx, and what came of it With illustrations by the author First published 1961 as No 85 in the Traveller s Companion Series First American publication.

  • Title: The American Express
  • Author: Gregory Corso
  • ISBN: 9781596542075
  • Page: 432
  • Format: Paperback

About Author:

Gregory Corso

Gregory Nunzio Corso was an American poet, youngest of the inner circle of Beat Generation writers with Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, and William Burroughs.

Comments The American Express

  • Andy Rhodes

    A fun little story that is very bizarre, but overall a joy to read.

  • randi

    it was interestingd strangebutuh. ive read betterhis poetry is much better than this novel.

  • Mat

    One of the most bizarre 'novels' I have ever read. I really had no idea what this story was about when I read it. I've heard two things about this novel; one before I read the book and one after I read the book. Before I read the book, I heard that Corso decided to write it as he was waiting (rather impatiently) to hear news of whether some of his poetry was going to get published or not. I also believe that this might have been around the time that he was shooting heroin, which may or may not e [...]

  • James Newman

    Gregory, baby, it is a bad idea for a poet to write a novel, particularly if he is strung out on the pharmaceuticals in gay Paris and writing to a deadline for a publisher who just wants another BEAT novel to put on his list. And what did Giordis do with all that money? Spunked it on blackbird pate and Latin dancers, that's what he did, didn't he? Corso, you were being played here, and the novel is a mess. The first edition Olympia Press copy is a beautiful collectors item, but that is all it is [...]

  • Mike

    A nonsensical romp with a cast of ridiculous characters. Who knew Gregory Corso'd written a novel?

  • Jonas Granath

    Shouldn't have been published. Crap. The worst kind of surrealistic prose

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