Marshlands & Prometheus Misbound by ANDRE GIDE 1953

Marshlands & Prometheus Misbound. Two Satires. ANDRE GIDE, Translated by GEORGE D. PAINTER, (A New Directions Book), 1953.


Marshlands: A harassed young writer attempts to produce a novel which will persuade his friends to abandon their directionless lives.


Prometheus Misbound: The titan Prometheus, accompanied by several legendary ancient Greeks, visit modern Paris, where they mix in municipal government, high finance, and cafe society.


Dark brown cover. Nice condition with small owner name at inside cover. Jacket has few small tears at spine ends, mild crease mark and light sun. 8-1/4 x 5-1/2 with 192 pages.

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