'This is Wales seen from a car driven by Hunter S. Thompson with Joseph Conrad and Alan Ginsberg as passengers... As with Withnail and I, you can get very lost in the world of this marvellous book, governed by its own irresistible logic' Russell Celyn Jones, The Times 'Sinclair's use of tight-lipped, desiccated prose is at times reminiscent of John Banville. When he cartwheels across a page, his blurr is almost the shade of James Joyce - plus there's the clear ironic glitter of Don DeLillo, a kind of compressed, intelligent prong. But Sinclair is reminiscent of no-one but himself. His writing sings' Scotsman 'Landor's Tower, like Coleridge's Ancient Mariner, holds you captive' Sunday Telegraph
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About the Author
Iain Sinclair is the author of White Chapell, Scarlet Tracings; Lights Out for the Territory; Lud Heat; Rodinsky's Room (with Rachel Lichtenstein); and Radon Daughters, all available from Granta Books. Born in Wales, he now lives in Hackney, East London.