A teenage gang comes of age in the 1960s Bronx. Written when the author was twenty-four, this story was the basis for a major feature film.
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Richard Price spent four years with dealers and cops on the streets of urban America researching the raw material for Clockers. His first novel, The Wanderers, was a literary sensation when it was published in 1974. Price has become one of Hollywood's most successful screenwriters. Clockers was made into a film directed by Spike Lee and starring Harvey Keitel and John Turturro. Richard Price's most recent novel is Samaritan.Review:
'Richard Price is the finest writer about contemporary urban America on the planet' Daily Mail 'Price gives us all the raw details of the street' Time Out 'A deeply moving account of confused and spiritually underprivileged youth' William Burroughs 'I haven't read a better fictional account of the dark side of the American Dream in years' John Fowles
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Descrizione libro Hardback. Condizione libro: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Codice libro della libreria GOR004557692
Descrizione libro Chatto & Windus, 1975. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good+. Condizione sovraccoperta: Very Good+. 224pp. Codice libro della libreria 011377
Descrizione libro Chatto, 1975. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: Very Good. 1st Edition. The jacket is a bit rubbed and edgeworn. Internally clean and tightly bound. Codice libro della libreria 999z
Descrizione libro Chatto & Windus, London, 1975. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Near Fine. Condizione sovraccoperta: Near Fine. 1st Edition. Classic teenage novel focusing on New York gangs in the early 1960s, later made into a cult film by Philip Kaufman (1979). 224 pages. First UK edition, first printing. Brown cloth boards, unclipped dust jacket designed by Graham Palfrey-Rogers (now in a removable protective sleeve). Minimal shelf wear to jacket edges, no inscriptions, tight and square binding. Photographs available on request. All books dispatched same or next working day in robust packaging. Codice libro della libreria 006725