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Adrift in Soho

(1961)
A novel by

 
 
Harry Preston says goodbye to the provinces and comes to London looking for life and adventure. It is the mid-50s and he soon finds himself in the impoverished and slightly seedy world of the emerging Beat Generation.
As he progresses through the ranks of would-be artists and deluded romantics of Soho and Notting Hill, he begins to make sense of the world and his role in it.

Colin Wilson's second, and most autobiographical novel.

Genre: Urban Fiction

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November 2017 : UK Paperback
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Title: Adrift in Soho
Author(s): Colin Wilson
ISBN: 1-910170-45-3 / 978-1-910170-45-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Five Leaves Publications
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November 2011 : UK Paperback
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Title: Adrift in Soho (Beats, Bums & Bohemians)
Author(s): Colin Wilson
ISBN: 1-907869-13-1 / 978-1-907869-13-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: New London Editions
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May 1993 : UK Paperback

Title: Adrift in Soho
Author(s): Colin Wilson
ISBN: 1-874057-02-8 / 978-1-874057-02-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Brainiac Books
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Kindle Editions

August 2012 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Adrift in Soho
Author(s): Colin Wilson
Publisher: Five Leaves Publications
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