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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Serpents Tail
Publication date September 1, 1995
Pages 58
Binding Hardcover
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781852424060
ISBN-10 1852424060
Dimensions 0.25 by 5.50 by 8.50 in.
Weight 0.45 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $14.99
§As reported by publisher
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Summary
A new novel by the author of Naked Lunch treats his trademark themes of drugs and neurosis in the context of environmental disaster in Madagascar, and includes seventeen illustrations from his hand. IP.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: An adventure story set in the jungle of Madagascar, and filled with the obsessions that mark the work of the man whom Norman Mailer once called, "the only American writer possessed by genius", Ghost of Chance reveals an important story about environmental devastation in a way that only Burroughs can tell it. Illustrations by the author.

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Hardcover
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Reprint edition from Serpents Tail (September 1, 1995)
9781852424060 | details & prices | 58 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.25 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $14.99
About: Tells the story of Captain Mission who set up a 'free pirate' settlement on the west coast of Madagascar and attempted to protect the gentle lemurs that also lived there
Paperback
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from Serpents Tail (September 1, 2002)
9781852424572 | details & prices | 5.00 × 8.00 × 0.25 in. | 0.14 lbs | List price $11.00
About: Ghost of Chance is an adventure story set in the jungle of Madagascar and filled with the obsessions that mark the work of the man who Norman Mailer once called, ‘the only American writer possessed by genius.

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