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By Andy Warhol

ISBN-10: 0802195229

ISBN-13: 9780802195227

Conceptually detailed, hilarious and scary, known as “pornography” within the big apple instances e-book Review’s unique assessment and as a “work of genius” in Newsweek’s, a: a unique is the correct literary manifestation of Andy Warhol’s sensibility.

In the past due sixties Warhol got down to flip a alternate ebook right into a piece of father artwork, and the end result was once this extraordinary account of the famously influential workforce of artists, superstars, addicts and freaks who made up the manufacturing facility milieu. produced from audiotapes recorded in and round the manufacturing facility, a: a unique starts with the wonderful Ondine popping numerous amphetamines after which follows its characters as they communicate with encouraged, speed-driven wit and minimize swaths during the golf equipment, espresso outlets, hospitals, and whorehouses of 1960’s long island.


"A new type of pop artifact" -- Library magazine

"Hellish hymns from Amphetamine Heaven, the vox populi of the Velvet Underground ... those everyone is witty and they're grand, they do poor issues and make lousy feedback. Ondine is an East Village prima donna, a hoarder of gossip and finery and orgies and medication. he's filthy, yet he's humorous ... The characters signify the weird new category, untermenschen prefigurations of the technological millenium"
-- Robert Mazzocco long island evaluation of Books "

A paintings of genius" -- Newsweek

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He feared, darkly, some punishment for not having heard it. Tired and excited, he conceived o f paying an im­ mediate visit to the red shed. By force o f will he postponed it till dawn. He busied himself with the particulars o f that incredible visit: how to manage, after a night o f insomnia, to wake up early; how to begin talking to Bernheim; how to allude to the previous conversation. At daybreak he fell asleep; he dreamed. In his dream, he was leaving Saint-Martin again, he again felt the pain o f departing from Irene, and he wrote that pain in another letter.

55 “ It5s not the same thing. His governorship is troubled by his usual illness: headaches. It5s an honor to work for M. Castel. Sick as he is, he doesn't leave Julien for a moment. And M. De Brinon, as well: sacrificing himself all day long, as if he weren't a nobleman. It's in the blood. 55 “ Almost never. 55 Dreyfus avoided his glance. Then he explained, "The ones who are left, the healthy ones. 55 “ No; not even I can go into the room. M. " “ And you? ” “ I didn’t come. ” He wondered if anybody had noticed that the prison had been left without head officers.

Again I remembered that my stay in the Guianas was merely an episode in my life. Time would erase it, as it did other dreams. He went from one obsession to the next. He felt he was to be blamed for the Priest’s blindness and for the shortage o f medi­ cines for the sick. He decided to go back to Cayenne immediately to pick up the orders he had failed to bring. He called the orderly. A P L A N F O R E S C A P E *57 Nobody answered. He packed his suitcase and carried it himself to the Bellcrophon.

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