THE HUMAN AGE - Book Two: Monstre Gai, Book Three: Malign Fiesta. Wyndham Lewis.

THE HUMAN AGE - Book Two: Monstre Gai, Book Three: Malign Fiesta

London: Methuen & Co. Ltd, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Picking up where Lewis' novel The Childermass (1928) left off, these continuations take the protagonist, writer James Pullman, to a modern Purgatory and then to Hell, where Dantesque punishment is inflicted on sinners by means of modern industrial techniques. Pullman becomes chief advisor to Satan (here known as Sammael) in his scheme to undermine the divine and institute a "Human Age". Octavo. Original white cloth binding, with black stamping and gilt titles. Some light wear to the dust jacket; otherwise very good. Very good / Very good. Item #70335

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