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The Pure and the Impure - Colette

Secker & Warburg, 1968, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper nicked and chipped at the head of the spine with some loss, sunning to the boards as result, and a further small closed tear to the foot of the upper panel. Text complete, clean and tight.

A translation of ‘Ces Plaisirs’ published by Ferenczi in 1932. From the cover: “Colette confronts the reader at the same time in a somewhat fierce intimacy, with her personal remembrances, observations, and exact images, all dealing basically with the phenomenon of eroticism.”


Jacket designed by Bernard Higton. Foreword or introduction by Janet Flanner. Size: 8" x 5¼". Red boards with Yellow titling to the Spine. 172 pages.
£6.50

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