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Richard King

The August Fawn

Rough Trade Books

Released: 28th September 2018

Book£7.99 Buy Now In Stock. Dispatched today.


In the late summer of 1978, Allen Ginsberg and Arthur Russell left the building they shared in New York City to spend a week together in the Catskill Mountains. The rest of this story is a work of fiction.