Mea Culpa & The Life and Work of Semmelweis. Louis-Ferdinand Celine, Robert Allerton Parker Parker.
Mea Culpa & The Life and Work of Semmelweis
Mea Culpa & The Life and Work of Semmelweis
Mea Culpa & The Life and Work of Semmelweis
Mea Culpa & The Life and Work of Semmelweis
Mea Culpa & The Life and Work of Semmelweis

Mea Culpa & The Life and Work of Semmelweis

Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1937.

First US edition. xxiv, 175 pp. Green cloth with crimson lettering on spine. Near Fine in Very Good price-clipped jacket with spine panel darkened and edge-wear heaviest at head and tail. Former owner's bookplate on paste down.

A rare double work of nonfiction by the Journey to the End of the Night author, an anti-communist rant (with Celine's peculiar politics of misanthropy and pacifism) and a dramatic biography of the first physician to wash his hands. Item #160630007

Price: $575.00