The Necrophiliac

The Necrophiliac


?For greater than 3 a long time, Lucien — probably the most infamous characters within the historical past of the radical — has haunted the imaginations of readers world wide.  Remarkably, the awesome protagonist of Gabrielle Wittkop’s lyrical 1972 novella, The Necrophiliac, hasn't ever seemed in English formerly.   This new translation introduces readers to a masterpiece of French literature, extraordinary not just for its excellent material yet for the poetic fantastic thing about the past due author’s sophisticated, elaborate writing.   just like the top writings of Edgar Allan Poe or Baudelaire, Wittkop’s prose is going some distance past mere gothic horror to discover the depression within the loneliest depths of the human situation, forcing readers to confront their very own mortality with an extraordinary intimacy.

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