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The Writing of Colin Wilson’s ‘Adrift in Soho’ : Including Charles Russell’s ‘the Other Side of Town’

Stanley, Colin
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Paupers’ Press
Published: July 1, 2016
ISBN: 9780956866370
88 pages


his contains the full text of the memoir by Charles Compton Street (aka Charles Russell/Belchier) on which the first part of Adrift in Soho was based. Also Colin Wilson’s unpublished ‘Author’s Note’ to the novel; the text of his article ‘My Night With the Beatniks’ published in the Sunday Dispatch on January 15, 1961; Sidney Campion on Adrift… and an essay by the editor Colin Stanley on the writing of the novel.

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