BUY ONE GET ONE 50% OFF ENDS IN: 12.00am UK time on 18th June 2019

Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller

Price: £10.00

Description

Shocking, banned and the subject of obscenity trials, Henry Miller's first novel Tropic of Cancer is one of the most scandalous and influential books of the twentieth century -- new to Penguin Modern Classics with a cover by Tracey EminTropic of Cancer redefined the novel. Set in Paris in the 1930s, it features a starving American writer who lives a bohemian life among prostitutes, pimps, and artists. Banned in the US and the UK for more than thirty years because it was considered pornographic, Tropic of Cancer continued to be distributed in France and smuggled into other countries. When it was first published in the US in 1961, it led to more than 60 obscenity trials until a historic ruling by the Supreme Court defined it as a work of literature. Long hailed as a truly liberating book, daring and uncompromising, Tropic of Cancer is a cornerstone of modern literature that asks us to reconsider everything we know about art, freedom, and morality. 'At last an unprintable book that is fit to read' Ezra Pound 'A momentous event in the history of modern writing' Samuel Beckett 'The book that forever changed the way American literature would be written' Erica Jong

Paperback / softback 272 pages

Penguin Classics

199 x 128 x 26 (mm)

Shipping

We ship world-wide. Orders ship within 1 working day.

 

United Kingdom
Standard £3.95 1-2 days
Express £6.95 Next day. Order before 2pm
FREE Express! All Orders over £75 Next day. Order before 2pm
USA
Standard £9.95 5-7 days.
Express £19.95 3-5 days
FREE Express! All Orders over £150 3-5 days.
Europe
Standard £7.95 4-7 days.
Signed For/Tracked £9.95 4-7 days.
Express £14.95 2-4 days
FREE Tracked! All Orders over £150 4-7 days.
Rest of the World
Standard £14.95 7-21 days
Express £24.95 5-7 days
FREE Express! All Orders over £200 5-7 days

All Express orders placed before 2pm GMT will be shipped out the same day. Orders are processed Monday to Friday.

Full shipping info can be found here.

Returns

It's really easy to return goods for exchange or refund! Full details can be found here.