Crazy Cock

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Original Publish Date: Dec 01, 2007
Product Number: EB00645533
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781555846923
Publisher: Grove Press
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Description

In 1930 Henry Miller moved from New York to Paris, leaving behind-at least temporarily-his tempestuous marriage to June Smith and a novel that had sprung from his anguish over her love affair with a mysterious woman named Jean Kronski. Begun in 1927, Crazy Cock is the story of Tony Bring, a struggling writer whose bourgeois inclinations collide with the disordered bohemianism of his much-beloved wife, Hildred, particularly when her lover, Vanya, comes to live with them in their already cramped Greenwich Village apartment. In a world swirling with violence, sex, and passion, the three struggle with their desires, inching ever nearer to insanity, each unable to break away from this dangerous and consuming love triangle.

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