Item #5904 FOR BREAD ALONE. Mohamed Choukri, Paul Bowles, autobiography, translation.


London: Peter Owen Limited, 1973. First Edition. Choukri's autobiography chronicling his life growing up in abject poverty in Morocco up until the age of 20, when he decided to become literate. Translated from classical Arabic by Bowles. Miller A23. Item #5904

First Impression, one of 2,000 copies. Octavo (22cm); black cloth, with titles stamped in sliver on spine; dustjacket; [4],5-151,[1]pp. Slight nudge to upper rear board corner, else Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced £3) with some minimal surface wear to front panel, else Near Fine.

Price: $100.00