A romantic novel set in Paris during the final years of the First World War in which the narrator, a sixteen-year-old boy, recounts his love affair with a woman whose husband is fighting at the Front. From the author of COMTE D'ORGEL. In French.
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The Devil in the Flesh is so assured that one wonders how [Radiguet] would have written in maturity.' --The Guardian
'...a triumph of the poetic intelligence: a masterpiece...' --New Staetesman
He belonged to the solemn race of men whose lives unfold too quickly to their close. --Jean Cocteau
Raymond Radiguet wrote The Devil in the Flesh between the ages of sixteen and eighteen, about his own adolescent love affair with an older woman. He died from typhoid fever at the age of twenty. His only other novel is Le Bal du Comte d'Orgel, also available from Marion Boyars Publishers.
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Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001159549
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002466390
Book Description Penguin, 1971. paperback. Book Condition: VG -. Bookseller Inventory # 20122
Book Description penguin, 1971. Paperback. Book Condition: very good paperback. 1st printing. As the First World War reaches its final year, an illicit love affair is beginning between a sixteen-year-old boy and a young woman married to a soldier at the front. Bookseller Inventory # FG16.304
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1971. Paperback. Book Condition: Used: Good. 17 to 19 cm tall (12mo). Ink Inscription. 1st class post to the UK, Airmail worldwide. Robust packaging. Bookseller Inventory # 106340
Book Description Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, 1971. Pictorial Wraps. Book Condition: Very Good. First Thus. Translated with an introduction by Robert Baldick. Cover drawing by Valentine Hugo. Penguin Modern Classics. Mass market paperback. Printed in Great Britain. Slight shelfwear, otherwise a nice clean tight solid softcover copy. 157pp. SB-241. Size: 18 x 11cm. Bookseller Inventory # 022879
Book Description Penquin, Harmondsworth, 1971. Paperback. Book Condition: Fine. Reprint. 153 pages. Book appears to have hardly been read and is in Fine condition throughout. This Is An Account Of First Love, One Of The Most Startling Literary Debuts Of All Time. Bookseller Inventory # 121875
Book Description Newly translated for Penguins with an introduction by Robert Baldick.- Harmondsworth 1971: Penguin, 155 (2) Seiten, Paperback.- Kanten berieben, Besitzeintrag auf Vortitelblatt, papierbedingte Seitenbräunung.-[interner vermerk . HAA-3048 ISBN 140027823 m/' Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 110. Bookseller Inventory # 11241
Book Description Penguin, London, 1971. Original Wraps. Book Condition: Very Good Indeed. No Jacket. First Edition. Very good first printing of the Penguin issue. Very light age toning to text block. No reading creases, chips or tears evident. A sharp, unread copy. Quite scarce. As an enthusiastic collector myself I make every effort to provide a high level of service. Enquiries welcomed. Paypal accepted. Bookseller Inventory # 007314
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1971. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. 0140027823 Pages tan, cover creased, a bit rubbed, still a good reading copy. Quality, Value, Experience. Media Shipped in New Boxes. For further information or scans please call or email. Bookseller Inventory # GRAYPB715534