The Sea Is My Brother
[the Lost Novel]Book - 2012
In the spring of 1943, during a stint in the Merchant Marine, 21-year old Jack Kerouac set out to write his first novel. Working diligently day and night to complete it by hand, he titled it THE SEA IS MY BROTHER. Now, nearly 70 years later, its long-awaited publication provides fascinating details and insight into the early life and development of an American literary icon.
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Da Capo Press, c2012
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: xviii, 216 p. ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Sea is my brother : the lost novel