“A excellent expression of Miller’s ethical point of view in addition to certainly one of his awesome demonstrations of narrative ability. It offers an excellent cinematic view of 2 indomitable egotists in lethal conflict.” —The Nation
The satan in Henry Miller’s substantial Sur paradise is Conrad Moricand: “A pal of his Paris days, who, having been financed and taken over from Europe as an act of mercy through Mr. Miller, seems as exacting, sponging, evil, crafty and ungrateful a visitor as are available in modern literature. Mr. Miller has continuously been a notable author of personality. Conrad Moricand is perhaps his masterpiece. . . .A satan in Paradise is the paintings of a superb novelist manqué, a novelist who has no stricter feel of shape than the divine author. . . .Fresh and intoxicating, humorous and relocating. . .” —The instances Literary Supplement (London)
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