Title: Under the Brightness of Alien Stars
Book Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: New York Vantage Press 1971
Seller ID: 7310
Vantage Press 1971. Stated first edition. Near fine hardcover with very good dustjacket. Blue cloth hardcover is very clean, with slight corner, spine edge wear/bumping and slight soiling to outer edge of pages. Interior is clean andtight with no markings. DJ has slight tanning, a few small tears, very light soiling to back, not price clipped. "Robert Morieau, scion of the oil-rich Canadian based Morieau family, roams through Europe seeking an outlet for his restlessness, and his boredom. He grasps frantically at the straw of companionship offered him by Philippe Satin, an actor he meets in Paris, who leads Robert into a homosexual relationship.....; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 301 pages; A series of disappointments splits them, and Robert wends his way into the Russian holocaust and sees the thousands of refugees gathered in camps and fleeing into neighboring countries, such as Austria. While writing a series of interviews with Hungarian refugees, Robert meets a young boy who is suffering from amnesia - and he finds the answer to his restless rovings in his love for this boy....."
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