|Benstock, Shari (editor). Women of the Left Bank: Paris 1900-1940. University of Texas Press, 1997. ISBN: 0292790406. Unmarked text. Some crinkling of cover lamination. Very Good. Paperback. (#30628) $14.00
Explores the work of two dozen women, including Djuna Barnes, Sylvia Beach, Kay Boyle, Colette, Anais Nin, Gertrude Stein, Alice B. Toklas, and others. Index. 518p.
|O’Brien, Edna. James Joyce (Penguin Lives). Lipper/Viking, 1999. ISBN: 0670882305. Unmarked. Dust jacket has a small tear at head of front dust jacket front flap, a rose sticker on the front, and a die cut to showcase Joyce’s photograph on the front board of the book. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30527) $12.00
One of Ireland’s most beloved modern authors focuses on her country’s most celebrated writer, tracing his life from restive young Jesuit student, through his relationship with the fetching Nora Barnacle, to his exile to Trieste. 179p.
Joyce (1882-1941) contributed to the modernist avant-garde and is regarded as one of the most influential and important authors of the 20th century.
|Fitch, Noel Riley. Anais: The Erotic Life of Anais Nin. Black Bay Books, 1993. ISBN: 0316284319. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#30237) $14.00
Section of black and white photographs. This biography of Nin, complements, corrects, and demystifies the image that Nin so artfully crafted in her diary. 525p. Bibliography.