Written when Anais Nin was in her twenties and living in Louveciennes, France, these stories contain many elements that will delight her readers, including details remembered from childhood, life in Paris, and characters including dancers, artists, writers, women who devote themselves to their work and visions. In the craft of these stories ...Read MoreWritten when Anais Nin was in her twenties and living in Louveciennes, France, these stories contain many elements that will delight her readers, including details remembered from childhood, life in Paris, and characters including dancers, artists, writers, women who devote themselves to their work and visions. In the craft of these stories readers are treated to a deft sense of humor, ironic wit, much conversation as well as ecstatic prose, and surprise endings.Read Less
Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 0802705693. Fine purple cloth hardback In a near fine dust jacket. Book is tight and clean with no maks or notes. Dust jacket has a few small spots of foxing and a small closed tear in the fold of the rear flap.; 0.6 x 8.6 x 5.7 Inches; 105 pages.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. Excellent condition. Interior is tight, bright and clean. Complete with original paper dust cover and archival quality clear plastic cover. Minor scuffing on the plastic dust cover. Ex-library book with the usual markings. 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed. All items are carefully enclosed with bubble wrap. We ship promptly and worldwide via US Post and will email you a tracking number.
Fair. 0802705693 Library copy with protective mylar cover and library markings. Dust jacket has some edge and spine wear. There are obvious signs of use with some wear. Inside pages are clean. Great service. Fast shipping. Saving trees 1 page at a time!
Good in Very Good jacket. Octavo, hardcover, VG ex library copy with gray pictorial dj in mylar featuring a young Anais Nin. 105 pages. Sixteen stories written when Nin was in her twenties, living in Louveciennes, France. Never intended for publication, these sketches and tales pre-date all of Nin's previously published works and offer a fascinating glimpse into a writer's development.
Very Good in Fine jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Cloth, 105 pp.; 23 cm. Near fine. Tight, clean copy. Age toning. Dust jacket protected in a mylar book cover. CONTENTS: Waste of timelessness; The song in the garden; The fear of Nice; The Gypsy feeling; The Russian who did not believe in miracles and why; The dance which could not be danced; A dangerous perfume; Red roses; Our minds are engaged; Alchemy; Tishnar; The idealist; The peacock feathers; Faithfulness; A spoiled party; A slippery floor.
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