Item description for John Barleycorn by Jack London...
A perfect biography of Jack London as a drunk; it is most likely the first novel and thoughtful analysis on alcoholism in American literture. The novel is packed with London's notorious advevtures including his well known drinking binges through the character known as to John Barleycorn - a term even now given to alcohol just like the 'demon rim'. It is an incredible insight into London and alcoholism. Another must read for fans of Jack London. A Collector's Edition.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.5" Width: 5.5" Height: 0.63" Weight: 0.94 lbs.
Release Date May 1, 2007
Publisher Frederick Ellis
ISBN 1934568090 ISBN13 9781934568095
Availability 63 units. Availability accurate as of May 24, 2017 07:54.
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More About Jack London
Novelist, journalist, and social activist Jack London (1876-1916) rose from abject poverty to international fame. The bestselling, highest-paid, and most popular author of his era, London created a substantial body of work in his short life, drawing upon his experiences as a cannery worker, sailor, railroad hobo, and prospector.
Jack London was born in 1876 and died in 1916.
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