The Adult Life of Toulouse Lautrec. Kathy Acker.

The Adult Life of Toulouse Lautrec

n.p. 1975-1976. First edition. Six parts in original stapled wrappers. Volume 1 "The case of the murdered twerp" [pp. [1]-41]; Volume 2 "Longing for better things" [pp. [42]-90]; Volume 3 "'Stop it, Ted,' I screamed when he finally released me, but he didn’t hear, he was like a madman: overcome with lust, I was totally in his power, completely helpless" [pp. [92]-132]; Volume 4 "How love can lead youngsters to murder" [pp. [134]-172]; Volume 5 "The future" [pp. [174]-213]; Volume 6 "The Life of Johnny Rocco" [pp. [216]-260]. Occasional light toning along spines and top edges, else all near fine or better. Self-published and distributed by the author, Acker's first three novels were each presented in six serialized parts, usually mailed to subscribers, friends, and potentially interested parties. This is the third of those three. Laid in is an index card Autograph Note from Acker to "Andrei" (possibly Codrescu?), text on recto and verso. Item #2087

Price: $2,750.00

See all items by