THE LAZY ONES. Albert Cossery, William Goyen, trans.


London: Peter Owen, [1952]. Red cloth-textured boards. Inevitable uniform tanning of endsheets, ink name on pastedown, tipped-in Cairo bookseller's label, otherwise very good in modestly edgeworn and rubbed pictorial dust jacket. Item #WRCLIT83343

First edition in English, UK issue, translated by William Goyen (his second book, albeit a translation). Copies were distributed in the US by New Directions. HARRISON, NEWTH & CANDIDO, p. 33 (note).

Price: $75.00