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The Maids

Genet, Jean


Soft cover

Reprint. Printed wrappers. Very slight shelf wear to spine and edges. *** First published in France under the title Les Bonnes. Translated from the French by Bernard Frechtman. First published in the UK by Faber in 1957. *** Two housemaids construct elaborate sadomasochistic rituals when their mistress is away.The focus of their role-playing is the murder of their mistress… This was the first work by Genet published in the UK.

Book Details

AuthorGenet, Jean
PublisherFaber & Faber Limited
Publisher Year1963
Book ConditionFine
Binding TypeSoft cover