cover image The Western Lands

The Western Lands

William S. Burroughs. Penguin Books, $16 (272pp) ISBN 978-0-14-009456-5

``The trilogy that began with Cities of the Red Night and continued with The Place of Dead Roads is completed here, and the result is a divine comedy,'' wrote PW of this ``remarkable achievement,'' concerning the search for eternal rest that is symbolized by the Western Lands of Egyptian mythology. (Dec . )