THE SWALLOWER SWALLOWED. Translated from the French by Barbara Bray.
London: Hamish Hamilton, 1968. Orange boards. Thumbnail-size grey stain to upper outer corner of front free endpaper; soiling to fore edges; VG unworn copy otherwise, no owner names. Dust jacket has some rubbing, small sticker scar, rubbing and nicks to head of spine; soiling to rear panel; good, flap price intact. First book of this Quebec author, it won the Governor-General's Award for Fiction. No Canadian edition in English at the time. First published Paris, 1966, as L'AVALEÉ DES AVALÉS. A classic of French-Canadian literature, this translation is now scarce on the market.