Item #5905 JEAN GENET IN TANGIER. Mohamed Choukri, Paul Bowles, William S. Burroughs, story, translation, introduction.

JEAN GENET IN TANGIER

New York: Ecco Press, 1974. First Edition. Choukri's account of a series of meetings between famed French writer Jean Genet and himself in Tangier, Morocco; translated by noted author Paul Bowles. In the foreword, Burroughs says of Choukri's writing that he "saw and heard Jean Genet as clearly as if I had been watching a film of him." Miller A25.a. Item #5905

First Printing, one of 3,000 copies. Octavo (22cm); yellow cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; [x],[2],3-76,[2]pp. Subtle offsetting to the endpapers, else a Fine copy in a Fine, unclipped dustjacket (priced $5.95).

Price: $75.00