Author : DUCHARME, Réjean
Title : L'Avalée des avalés.
Language : Text French
Publisher : Paris, NRF, Gallimard, 1966. First Edition.
Size : 8" X 6 "
Pages : 281 pages
Binding : Good softcover binding (hinges tight, overall slightly scuffed and worn) under a protective mylar cover. Rare Press Service copy with the SP punch on the rear cover of the binding - as shown.
Content : Very good content (bright, tight and clean).
Estimate : (USD 100 - USD 250)
The book : Scarce First edition of L'Avalée des avalés (The Swallower Swallowed) -- première œuvre publiée de Réjean Ducharme par Gallimard, nommé pour le Prix Goncourt 1966 et gagnant du Prix du Gouverneur général du Canada en 1967.
The author : Réjean Ducharme (born August 12, 1941) is a Quebec novelist and playwright who currently resides in Montreal. He is known for his reclusive personality and has not appeared at any public functions since his first successful book was published in 1966. A common theme of his early work is the rejection of the adult world by children.