An Invisible Spectator A Biography of Paul Bowles by Christopher Sawyer-Laucanno

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Number of Pages512
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ISBN 100802136001
ISBN 109780802136008

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Paul Bowles, An Invisible Spectator (London: Paladin/Grafton, ), Like any romantic, I had always been vaguely certain that sometime during my life I should come into a magic place which in disclosing its secrets would give me wisdom and Writing about such things is a 4/5(6).

An Invisible Spectator chronicles Bowles's early years as a composer and rising literary luminary, his marriage to tormented author Jane Bowles, his voluntary exile in North Africa, where he presided over the famous expatriate community of Tangiers--all of it interwoven with vivid depictions of Bowles's intimates, including Truman Capote Cited by: 7.

Peter Bowles, father of the Beat movement, went from being a bestselling novelist to becoming a mysterious cult figure, influential amongst the American expatriate community in Tangier. This biography, the author's first book, is based on interviews with Bowles and those who have known him best.

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Print book: Biography: English: 1st edView all editions and formats Summary: "Filled with insights into an enigma" ("USA Today"), "An Invisible Spectator" chronicles Paul Bowles's life and work--interwoven with vivid depictions of the writer's intimates, including Truman Capote, Gertrude Stein, Allen Ginsberg, and William Burroughs.

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