Conte De Lautreamont

Little is known of the author of Maldoror, Isidore Ducasse, self-styled Comte de Lautréamont, except that he was born in Montevideo, Uruguay, in 1846 and died in Paris at the age of twenty-four.

Books by Conte De Lautreamont

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    Maldoror: (Les Chants de Maldoror)

    Conte De Lautreamont, Guy Wernham

    Paperback, 1965

    This macabre but beautiful work, Les Chants de Maldoror, has achieved a considerable reputation as one of the earliest and most extraordinary examples of Surrealist writing.