French novel from The Modern European Library series published by Lehmann. No date, liklely published between 1947 and 1950. Translated by Rosamond Lehmann. Very light soil to top edge, a bit of wear, overall very clean and crisp. 128 pages, 5 x 7.5 inches.. "I want," says the author through the mouth of his chief character, " to dissect a piece of human suffering, a not uncommon one, into as many parts as required for a thorough understanding of its nature." 

  • Genevieve
  • Jacques Lemarchand
  • John Lehmann, publisher