The Delicate Prey and Other Stories - INSCRIBED - Paul Bowles 1950 - Random House, New York - First edition, first printing Inscribed by Paul Bowles on the front free endpaper, ‘For Bill Targ – Paul Bowles – 18/IX/68’, who was Bowles’ editor at G.P. Putman’s Sons.
Set in hypnotic foreign lands and far away places – from Latin America to Algeria and Arabia – and coupled with a tactile atmosphere of hot nights and nightmarish noises, Paul Bowles vivid collection of seventeen short stories include ‘Call at Corazon’, ‘Under the Sky’, ‘The Fourth Day Out From Santa Cruz’, and the title story, ‘The Delicate Prey’, among others. More Details
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