Valery Larbaud — A.O. Barnabooth: His Diary

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A.O. Barnabooth: His Diary. With an Introduction by Alan Jenkins. (“A.O. BARNABOOTH. Le Pauvre Chemisier. Son Journal Intime”). London, Quartet Books Ltd 1991. Original publisher’s paperback, pictorial frontcover, 8vo: xxiv, 318pp., [4]pp. Minor edgewear else very good clean copy

Larbaud’s ‘Barnabooth’ later became half of George Perec’s main character in ‘Life – User’s Manual’ : Mr. Bartlebooth. Bartlebooth is a tremendously wealthy Englishman, with the other half of his name taken from another literary character, Melville’s Bartleby

Valery Larbaud — A.O. Barnabooth: His Diary

300,00 kr.

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