Cover of: On the road | Jack Kerouac

About the Book

On the Road is a novel by American writer Jack Kerouac, based on travels of Kerouac and his friends across America. This novel defines postwar Beat and Counterculture generations, with it's background in jazz,poetry, and drug use.

About the Edition

Story of two restless young men in the late 1940s who cross and recross America, encountering parties, girls, drugs, loneliness and their own dreams along the way.

Edition Notes

Copyright Date
1959

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
813/.54
Library of Congress
PS3521.E735 O5 1976

The Physical Object

Pagination
310 p. ;
Number of pages
310

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL16836533M
Internet Archive
onroadkero00kero
ISBN 10
0140042598
ISBN 13
9780140042597
LC Control Number
57009425
OCLC/WorldCat
21767041
Library Thing
3207
Goodreads
70401
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November 2, 2019 Edited by Lisa Added new cover
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September 26, 2008 Created by ImportBot Initial record created, from Miami University of Ohio MARC record.