A nice 1986 Picador copy of Burroughs' deeply honest short novel about the despair of unrequited love 'Queer', written between 1951 and 1953, not published until 1985
Partially a sequel to his earlier novel 'Junkie' (which we have also stocked), 'Queer' follows the self-concious William Lee, who has fled America to live amongst a community of expatriates in Mexico City in the late 1940s. Whilst frequenting the local bars in search of love and romance, he falls for seemingly 'straight' fellow American Eugene Allerton...
Publication Date: 1986
Book Condition: Very Good
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