BLAIS, Marie-Claire. LOBDELL, David, trans.
Title: Fugitive. First thus paperback.
Publisher:  Oberon, 1978, ISBN:0887502849
Seller ID: 108668
BLAIS, Marie-Claire. The Fugitive. Translated by David Lobdell. [N.pl.]: (Oberon Press, 1978). First thus printing. Pp. (4),5-96. 8vo, illustrated black card covers with white lettering to spine. Originally published in French in 1966 under the title "L'insoumise". "In 'The Fugitive' a man and his wife, the man a successful doctor, the woman beautiful and beloved, each live in a private world of failure and disillusionment. Their son, unknown to both, falls in love with a boy his own age, then with a woman older than his mother, finally commits himself to neither and dies an accidental death. In such a world integrity can only be private and personal, success in workor in love a violation of essential truth." - from the rear cover. Name to flyleaf, five characters inked inside rear cover, else very good. Due to i ts small size, shipping costs could be a bit cheaper than quoted. 12.00