THE LEMON. Mohammed Mrabet, Paul Bowles, novel, translation.


New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1972. First American Edition. Sharp copy of Mrabet's novel about a young Moroccan boy who runs away to Tangier, and the low company he keeps and encounters there. An early collaboration between Mrabet and Bowles. Item #4058

First Printing. Octavo (21.75cm); yellow cloth, with titles stamped in black on spine and front cover; black topstain; dustjacket; [iv],[4],5-181,[7]pp. Hint of dust-soil to upper board edges, else a fresh, Fine copy. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $5.95), with some pinpoint wear and a hint of toning along upper flap edges; very Near Fine.

Price: $25.00

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