Michael Neal's Books

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

F. Scott Fitzgerald “Gatsby le magnifique”

Scott Fitzgerald “Gatsby le magnifique” Préface Edouard Roditi. Traduit de l’anglais par Victor Llona. Paris, Éditions du Sagittaire, 1946. 8vo, broché. 252pp. Ceci est la deuxième édition 70 € Advertisements

April 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Elias Petropoulos “The Graves of Greece” Luxury Edition Signed

Elias Petropoulos “The Graves of Greece” Translated by John Taylor. Paris, Private Bibliophile’s Edition, 1979. Oblong, cloth. 136pp. DW Copy number 65, Signed by the author. Binding: Hardcover w/Jacket Origin: … Continue reading

April 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Anatole France “The Well of Santa Clara” Illus. Martin van Maele

Anatole France “The Well of Santa Clara” Illustrations Martin van Maele Paris, Charles Carrington, 1905. 8vo, orig. illus. wrps. 427pp. With 18 plates of the 21 called for. Uncut, untrimmed. … Continue reading

April 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Carol Hales “Wind Woman”

Carol Hales “Wind Woman” New York, Woodford Press, 1953. 8vo, cloth. 288pp. DW $30 Hardcover w/Jacket Origin: American Year Printed: 1953 Country/Region of Manufacture: United States Special Attributes: 1st Edition

February 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Jean Genet “Our Lady of the Flowers”

Jean Genet “Our Lady of the Flowers” Translation by Bernard Frechtman. Paris, Paul Morihien, 1949. 8vo, orig. cloth. with portrait of Genet by Jean Cocteau 392pp. Hardcover Origin: European Year … Continue reading

February 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Gerald Hamilton “As Young as Sophocles”

Gerald Hamilton “As Young as Sophocles” London, Secker & Warburg, 1937. Roy.8vo, pub. blue cloth, label. 264pp. Fair condition. Some stains to cover and trace of a Boots sticker. Slightly … Continue reading

November 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

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

Edouard Roditi. Poems.

Edouard Roditi Poems. Offprint from ‘The Literary Review’ 1960 Signed by Roditi p. 417 – 439. Contains Poems, Aphorisms, London Reunion (Memoirs of Dylan Thomas) and ‘Edouard Roditi Cultural Ambassador’ … Continue reading

November 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Edouard Roditi “Oscar Wilde” – 1st Edition –

Edouard Roditi “Oscar Wilde” New York, New Directions (Series : The Makers of Modern Literature) 1947. Sm.8vo, cloth. 256pp., prt. DW Binding: Hardcover Country/Region of Manufacture: United States Year Printed: … Continue reading

November 20, 2015 · Leave a comment