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The Candy Men : the Rollicking Life and Times of the Notorious Novel Candy

Label
The Candy Men : the Rollicking Life and Times of the Notorious Novel Candy
Title
The Candy Men
Title remainder
the Rollicking Life and Times of the Notorious Novel Candy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the early fall of 1958, the notorious Olympia Press in Paris published a novel entitled Candy, an erotic, Rabelaisian satire loosely based on Voltaire''s Candide by one Maxwell Kenton, pseudonym of its coauthors, Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg. The novel drew the attention of the French censors, was banned, reissued by Olympia''s intrepid publisher under the title Lollipop, rebanned, then again reissued. Within years it became one of the most talked-about novels of the tumultuous 1960s, selling in the millions of copies in America alone, its success prompting Hollywood to turn it into
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.O8 C33 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
The Candy Men : the Rollicking Life and Times of the Notorious Novel Candy
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Author's Note; Introduction; Part I Beyond the Beat; 1 Paris: 1947-1953; 2 A Booklegger's Son; 3 Greenwich Village: 1952-1955; 4 Enter Candy Christian; 5 Giving the Old Head a Breather; 6 Our Poets Love It So; 7 A Clean, Well-Lighted Place: Geneva, 1956-1958; 8 Publishers and Other Criminals; 9 Essentially More Warm Than You; 10 I to the Hunchback, and Thou Therefrom; 11 Mason Gets Cooking; 12 This Souped-Up Correspondence; 13 " ... 3 ... 2 ... 1 ... Jack Off!'"; 14 Flashpoint: 1958; 15 A House O'Porn Extraordinaire; 16 Just Call Me Lollipop
  • 36 Scrawlings on a Cave WallPart IV Birds of a Feather, Falling; 37 Weird Scenes Inside the Big Pink; 38 Mason Licks Terry; 39 The Refreshing Ambiguity of the Déjà Vu; Afterword; Appendix A: Selected Interviews with Terry Southern Concerning Candy and "Pornography"; Appendix B: Anatomy of a Pornectomy; Acknowledgments; Notes; Index
  • Part II Stealing Candy17 New Life, New England; 18 Candy Goes to Italy, Mason Gets Nervous; 19 Getting the Kaiser on Paper; 20 The Olympia Review; 21 sHit Habit (#6); 22 The Naked and the Sucked; 23 Fuzz Against Junk; 24 What the Fuck Is Wrong with Your Eyes?; 25 The Candy Wars; 26 Something Worth Blasting; 27 A Suitable Vehicle for Prosecution; 28 Candy Does America; 29 Going Hollywood; 30 Enter the Pirates; Part III Unreeling Candy; 31 "Good Grief, Me a Movie?"; 32 Half of Paris for the Rights; 33 Bedlam Was Never So Hectic; 34 Tangled Up in Gid; 35 With the Spring Comes Mason and Brando
Control code
ocn888747929
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (567 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781628724585
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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.b3064267x
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)888747929
  • pebc1628724587

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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