A witty, psychedelic, and telling novel of the 1960s
Richard Fariña evokes the Sixties as precisely, wittily, and poignantly as F. Scott Fitzgerald captured the Jazz Age. The hero, Gnossus Pappadopoulis, weaves his way through the psychedelic landscape, encountering-among other things-mescaline, women, art, gluttony, falsehood, science, prayer, and, occasionally, truth.
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About Richard Farina
Richard Fariña was killed in a motorcycle accident in Carmel, California, on April 30, 1966two days after the publication of Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up to Me. Mr Fariña was born of a Cuban father and Irish… More about Richard Farina
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Published by Penguin Classics May 01, 1996| 352 Pages| 5-1/16 x 7-3/4| ISBN 9780140189308
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