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Grauerholz, James

Overview
Works: 63 works in 183 publications in 5 languages and 4,377 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Satire  Records and correspondence  Biography  Anecdotes  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Short stories 
Roles: Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Other, Annotator, ed, Arranger, Signer, Interviewee
Classifications: PS3552.U75, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about James Grauerholz
 
Most widely held works by James Grauerholz
Naked lunch : the restored text by William S Burroughs( Book )

51 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Lee, an addict and hustler, travels to Mexico and then Tangier in order to find easy access to drugs, and ends up in the Interzone, a bizarre fantasy world, in an edition that features restored text, archival material, and an essay on psychoactive drugs
Interzone by William S Burroughs( Book )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While living in Tangiers in the 1950s, Burroughs wrote "a startling collection of short stories, autobiographical sketches, letters, and diary entries, all of which showcase his trademark mordant humor, while delineating the addictions to drugs and sex that are the central metaphors of his work."--Cover, Penguin ed
Naked lunch : the restored text by William S Burroughs( )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unnerving tale of a narcotics addict unmoored in New York, Tangiers, and ultimately a nightmarish wasteland known as Interzone, its formal innovation, formerly taboo subject matter, and tour de force execution have exerted their influence on the work of authors like Thomas Pynchon, J.G. Ballard, and William Gibson; on the relationship of art and obscenity; and on the shape of music, film, and media generally. [This book] includes many editorial corrections to errors present in previous editions, and incorporates [the author's] notes on the text, several essays he wrote over the years about the book ...-Back cover
The Burroughs file by William S Burroughs( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burroughs by William S Burroughs( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary, by Howard Brookner, features William S. Burroughs' life and his works
The retreat diaries by William S Burroughs( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Words of advice : William S. Burroughs on the road( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1983, the counter culture icon and author of the cult classic Naked lunch (1959), William S. Burroughs (1914-1997), traveled throughout the Scandinavian countries making a series of personal apperances. Twenty years later filmmakers Lars Movin and Steen Møller Rasmussen found never-before-seen footage of his Copenhagen visit and set out on the road to record new material, telling the story of the ... author's later work -- especially what is known as The Last Trilogy -- and his unique performance skills ..."--Conteneur
And the hippos were boiled in their tanks by William S Burroughs( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1944 Jack Kerouac and William S. Burroughs were taken into police custody following a murder. One of their friends, Lucien Carr, had stabbed another, David Kammerer. Carr, still in bloodstained clothes, had come to each of them and confessed. Kerouac helped him get rid of the weapon - neither told the police. For this failing they were arrested. Months later the two writers collaborated and wrote this fictionalised account of the week leading up to the killing
La bala perdida : William S. Burroughs en México, 1949-1952 by Jorge García-Robles( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters of William S. Burroughs : 1945-1959 by William S Burroughs( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cat inside by William S Burroughs( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"There is an unexpected side to William Burroughs - the author of weird and disturbing fictions had a great fondness for cats. This is his earnest appreciation of the cats he knew, a record of his dreams of cats, and a meditation on the long, mysterious relationship between cats and their human hosts. In The Cat Inside, Burroughs is touching when writing of the many strays he took in over the years, disdainful of dogs ('self-righteous as a lynch mob'), always erudite and surprisingly caring - it is a genuine revelation, for Burroughs fans and cat lovers alike."--Book cover
Last words : the journal of the last months of William Burroughs' life by William S Burroughs( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters to Allen Ginsberg, 1953-1957 by William S Burroughs( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rusty Jack by James Grauerholz( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The restored text by William S Burroughs( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anarchic, phenomenally strong-sellling classic from the godfather of the Beats. Welcome to Interzone!
Vogue interzone : special simulated edition by Christof Kohlhöfer( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mentored by a madman : the William Burroughs experiment by Andrew Lees( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A fascinating account by one of the world's leading neurologists of the profound influence of William Burroughs on his medical career. Lees relates how Burroughs, author of Naked Lunch and troubled drug addict, inspired him to discover a ground-breaking treatment for Parkinson's Disease. Lees journeys to the Amazonian rainforest in search of cures, and through sef-experimentation seeks to find the answers his patients crave. He enters a powerful plea for the return of imagination to medical research." -- Back cover
William S. Burroughs : paintings by William S Burroughs( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

E gli ippopotami si sono lessati nelle loro vasche by William S Burroughs( Book )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Italian and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Naked lunch : the restored text
Alternative Names
Grauerholz, James W.

Grauerholz, James W. 1952-

Grauerholz, James W. 1953-

James Grauerholz Amerikaans schrijver

Джеймс Грауэрхольц

Languages
English (107)

German (12)

Spanish (7)

French (4)

Italian (2)

Covers
InterzoneNaked lunch : the restored textThe Burroughs fileAnd the hippos were boiled in their tanksThe letters of William S. Burroughs : 1945-1959The cat insideLast words : the journal of the last months of William Burroughs' lifeThe restored text