Michael Neal's Books

I am a compulsive re-reader, then book-borrower, collector, bibliophile, bibliomaniac, bibliohysteric and now accumulator…

Julius Rosenbaum “The Plague of Lust”

Julius Rosenbaum The Plague of Lust Being a History of Venereal Disease in Classical Antiquity. Translated from the Sixth (unabridged) German Edition by an Oxford M.A. 2 vols. Paris, Charles … Continue reading

November 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Beckett – Molloy. Malone Dies. The Unnamable

Samuel Beckett Molloy. Malone Dies. The Unnamable Paris, Olympia Press, 1959. Sm.8vo, wrps. 579pp. First edition thus 20 $ Special Attributes: 1st Edition Country/Region of Manufacture: France Publication Year: 1959

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Anonymous – The Old Man Young Again

Anonymous The Old Man Young Again Or Age-Rejuvenescence in the Power of Concupiscence. Literally translated from the Arabic by an English Bohemian. Paris, Charles Carrington, 1898. Roy.8vo, plain red / … Continue reading

February 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Lawrence Durrell “The Black Book”

Lawrence Durrell “The Black Book” Paris, Olympia Press, 1965 $ 15

February 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Anon “The Old Man Young Again”

RARE Paris Publication Paris, Charles Carrington, 1898. Roy. 8vo, plain red wrappers Originally published in a limited edition, this copy out of series $ 100

January 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Oscar Wilde “The Trial of Oscar Wilde From the shorthand reports”

Paris, Privately Printed (Charles Carrington), 1906 Roy.8vo original black wrappers with a label One of 500 copies on Handmade Paper, this is n° 201 Containes “De profundis” A criticism by … Continue reading

January 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Jackson & Shifreen “Henry Miller. Bibliography”

Roger Jackson & Lawrence J. Shifreen “Henry Miller : a Bibliography of Primary Sources” With an original Preface by Henry Miller Paris, Alyscamps Press, 1993 One of 26 lettered copies. … Continue reading

June 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Bernard Nöel / Jeremy MacNeill “The Castle at the End of Love”

Bernard Nöel / Jeremy MacNeill “The Castle at the End of Love” Paris, Ophelia Press, c. 1956 Sm.8vo, 3/4 cloth, paper-covered boards, mor. label, title gilt, Wrappers bound in. Genuine … Continue reading

January 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Raymond Queneau “Zazie dans le métro”

Illustrations Jacqueline Duhème Paris, Olympia Press, 1959 Paperback with two white spots on front cover. 1st Edition $20

October 9, 2012 · Leave a comment