Albucius. Pascal Quignard, Bruce Boone.

Albucius

Venice, CA: The Lapis Press, 1992. Hardcover. 184p., 11 x 7.75 inches, illustrated with high-resolution sepia photographic endpapers with art nudes, coital vignette within; first US edition glossy photographic boards, also high-resolution while indistinct;sepia photographic dj to match endpapers (a brilliant job; dj is photoillustrated on both sides!).

A fictional treatment of a Roman only passingly mentioned in history : "Caius Albucius Silus existed. So did his declamations. I invented the nest I plunked Albucius into, Albucius with whatever warmth he has.."

Cat.No: 75932
ISBN: 0932499694

Price: $25.00