Paracelse le Medecin Maudit. PARACELSUS, Dr. Rene ALLENDY.

Paracelse le Medecin Maudit.

Paris: Gallimard, 1937. First Edition. Softcover. Octavo. 204pp. B/w plates. French text. An unusual French language study of Paracelsus, with a particular emphasis on his occult interests, and attractive, separately-printed plates. Curiously the author, Rene Allendy, was both the doctor to and a friend of the playwright and poet Antonin Artaud, whose work on correspondences may well have been influenced by Allendy's study. Spine creased, pages browned, wrappers rubbed, short tears at spine ends, previous owner's bookplate inside front cover, else a solid Good+ copy. Item #50549

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