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Aller Retour New York

Aller Retour New York

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In 1935 author Henry Miller set off from his adopted residence Paris to visit his home country America An inveterate letterwriter he wrote a long and entertaining account of his trip to New York to his friend Alfred Perles Filled with vivid impressions and scandalous reflections and including an e ...more

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Henry Miller sought to reestablish the freedom to live without the conventional restraints of civilization. His books are potpourris of sexual description, quasi-philosophical speculation, reflection on literature and society, surrealistic imaginings, and autobiographical incident.

After living in Paris in the 1930s, he returned to the United States and settled in Big Sur, Calif. Miller's first two works, Tropic of Cancer (Paris, 1934) and Tropic of Capricorn (Paris,
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