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Celine, Louis-Ferdinand; Translated from the French by John H. P. Marks
Journey to the Edge of the Night
1934. Journey to the Edge of the Night Louis-Ferdinand Celine Translated from the French by John H. P. Marks Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1934 First Edition, First Printing. [American] Publisher's black cloth with gold spine titles; only a hint of wear to the cloth; Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Dust Jacket with price has moderate shelf handling wear minor chipping on the top edge with small losses top of the spine. The Jacket has age-toned. 8vo; 8.5 inches tall; 509 pages. Journey to the End of the Night (Voyage au bout de la nuit, 1932) is the first novel by Louis-Ferdinand Céline. This semi-autobiographical work follows the life of Ferdinand Bardamu. It tells the story of Bardamu and his doppelganger Robinson in a grotesque journey through life, through the world and through death. Bardamu survives the First World War, wanders through the jungles of colonial Africa, lives in the unnatural world of Industrial America, heals the poor in a Parisian suburb, all the while constantly encountering Robinson. [wiki] Ranked 51st on The Guardian's list of 100 Greatest Novels of All Time. Topics: French novels; Debut novels; Colonial Africa; Paris; World War I novels; Personal accounts of World War I; Dark Humor And Check out our other items! Member of ABAA [American Booksellers Antiquarian Association] FABA [Florida Antiquarian Booksellers Association] IOBA [International Online Booksellers Association] Pleased to present: Travel, Exploration and Geography; and books of Significance. [Attributes: First Edition; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Blind-Horse-Books (ABAA- FABA) [Key Largo, FL, U.S.A.]

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