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Comparison winner of the editors Junky: The Definitive Text of 'Junk'

William S. Burroughs – The 9 best books and matching products

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Here you will find the best works by William S. Burroughs, who is known for the gift to fill words with life.

Recommended books by William S. Burroughs and other suitable products

The best books and other matching products by William S. Burroughs are summarized in this overview.

SaleRecommendation No. 2 Naked Lunch: The Restored Text
Recommendation No. 4 The Cat Inside
SaleRecommendation No. 5 The Western Lands
SaleRecommendation No. 7 Word Virus: The William S. Burroughs Reader (Burroughs, William S.)
SaleRecommendation No. 8 Cities of the Red Night: A Novel

Everything you need to know about the author William S. Burroughs

William S. Burroughs was a renowned author and icon of the beat generation, known for his groundbreaking works such as “Naked Lunch”. His books cover themes of drugs, social outcasts, and bureaucracy, often presented with a unique, subversive style. While his works are distinctive, there are subtle differences – “The Soft Machine” navigates through a science fiction landscape, while “Queer” is a more personal account of his experiences in Mexico. Despite these differences, a common thread in all his works is the use of ‘cut-up’ technique, a sort of literary collage, which makes his style quite distinctive. From a collector’s perspective, various editions, such as first printings or signed copies, increase their value as collectibles. Although Burroughs’ literature can be challenging to read due to its non-linear style, it remains deeply influential and important in understanding 20th-century literature.

Best selling books and matching products by William S. Burroughs

A list of bestsellers written by William S. Burroughs. Here you will find books and products that were often bought by other users.

Bestseller No. 1
Junky: The Definitive Text of "Junk"
  • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Burroughs, William S. (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 256 Pages - 11/13/2012 (Publication Date) - Grove Press (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 2
Naked Lunch: The Restored Text
  • William S. Burroughs (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 304 Pages - 07/16/2013 (Publication Date) - Grove Press (Publisher)
Bestseller No. 3
The Wild Boys: A Book of the Dead (Burroughs, William S.)
  • Burroughs, William S. (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 193 Pages - 01/12/1994 (Publication Date) - Grove Press (Publisher)
Bestseller No. 4
The Cat Inside
  • Burroughs, William S. (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 112 Pages - 01/29/2002 (Publication Date) - Penguin Books (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 5
The Western Lands
  • Burroughs, William S. (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 272 Pages - 12/07/1988 (Publication Date) - Penguin Publishing Group (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 6
William S. Burroughs' "The Revised Boy Scout Manual": An Electronic Revolution (Bulletin)
  • Burroughs, William S (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 144 Pages - 09/10/2018 (Publication Date) - Ohio State University Press (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 7
Word Virus: The William S. Burroughs Reader (Burroughs, William S.)
62 Reviews
Word Virus: The William S. Burroughs Reader (Burroughs, William S.)
  • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Burroughs, William S. (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 576 Pages - 06/22/2000 (Publication Date) - Grove Press (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 8
Cities of the Red Night: A Novel
  • Burroughs, William S. (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 352 Pages - 02/28/1981 (Publication Date) - Picador (Publisher)
Bestseller No. 9
Naked Lunch: The Restored Text (penguin Modern Classics) (PENGUIN CLASSIC)
  • BURROUGHS WILLIAM S (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 304 Pages - 01/14/2015 (Publication Date) - PENGUIN UK (Publisher)
Bestseller No. 10
Queer
119 Reviews
Queer
  • Burroughs, William S. (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 208 Pages - 02/28/2024 (Publication Date) - Penguin Books (Publisher)

Our comparison winner:

Winner in comparison
Junky: The Definitive Text of "Junk"
  • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Burroughs, William S. (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 256 Pages - 11/13/2012 (Publication Date) - Grove Press (Publisher)

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SaleBestseller No. 1
Naked Lunch: The Restored Text
Naked Lunch: The Restored Text
William S. Burroughs (Author); English (Publication Language); 304 Pages - 07/16/2013 (Publication Date) - Grove Press (Publisher)
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SaleBestseller No. 2
The Western Lands
The Western Lands
Burroughs, William S. (Author); English (Publication Language); 272 Pages - 12/07/1988 (Publication Date) - Penguin Publishing Group (Publisher)
$22.00 −14% $18.95 Amazon Prime
SaleBestseller No. 3
William S. Burroughs' 'The Revised Boy Scout Manual': An Electronic Revolution (Bulletin)
William S. Burroughs' "The Revised Boy Scout Manual": An Electronic Revolution (Bulletin)
Burroughs, William S (Author); English (Publication Language); 144 Pages - 09/10/2018 (Publication Date) - Ohio State University Press (Publisher)
$17.95 −11% $15.90 Amazon Prime
SaleBestseller No. 4
Word Virus: The William S. Burroughs Reader (Burroughs, William S.)
Word Virus: The William S. Burroughs Reader (Burroughs, William S.)
Used Book in Good Condition; Burroughs, William S. (Author); English (Publication Language)
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SaleBestseller No. 5
Cities of the Red Night: A Novel
Cities of the Red Night: A Novel
Burroughs, William S. (Author); English (Publication Language); 352 Pages - 02/28/1981 (Publication Date) - Picador (Publisher)
$22.00 −28% $15.90 Amazon Prime
SaleBestseller No. 6
Interzone
Interzone
Burroughs, William S. (Author); English (Publication Language); 194 Pages - 02/01/1990 (Publication Date) - Penguin Publishing Group (Publisher)
$22.00 −28% $15.95 Amazon Prime
SaleBestseller No. 7
Last Words: The Final Journals of William S. Burroughs
Last Words: The Final Journals of William S. Burroughs
Burroughs, William S. (Author); English (Publication Language); 304 Pages - 03/30/2001 (Publication Date) - Grove Press (Publisher)
$12.00 −17% $9.99 Amazon Prime
SaleBestseller No. 8
The Burroughs File
The Burroughs File
Burroughs, William S. (Author); English (Publication Language); 227 Pages - 01/01/1984 (Publication Date) - City Lights Publishers (Publisher)
$18.95 −66% $6.47
SaleBestseller No. 9
Exterminator!
Exterminator!
Burroughs, William S. (Author); English (Publication Language); 176 Pages - 03/29/1979 (Publication Date) - Penguin Publishing Group (Publisher)
$22.00 −32% $15.00 Amazon Prime
SaleBestseller No. 10
My Education: A Book of Dreams
My Education: A Book of Dreams
Burroughs, William S. (Author); English (Publication Language); 216 Pages - 06/01/1996 (Publication Date) - Penguin Publishing Group (Publisher)
$22.00 −32% $15.00 Amazon Prime

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