Symphonie en Noir Majeur: Poème pour Roussan Camille in Memoriam. HAITI, Franck FOUCHÉ.

Symphonie en Noir Majeur: Poème pour Roussan Camille in Memoriam

Port-Au-Prince: Art Graphique Presse, 1962. First Edition. Paperback. Scarce volume of poetry by the Haitian author, journalist, and playwright, published shortly before emigrating from Duvalierist Haiti for Montreal in 1966. Fouché (1915-1978) taught in Chambly, and would go on to complete his highly regarded M.A. thesis, Voudou et théâtre; pour un nouveau théâtre populaire (1976), at the Université du Québec à Montréal. OCLC locates a scant 15 copies in U.S. institutions. Octavo (21.5); printed sheets stapled into illustrated silkscreened wrappers; [6],13pp; with a four-color silkscreened illustration after a watercolor by Jacqueline Fouché; text is in French. Wrappers lightly worn, with light overall dustiness and toning to edges; Very Good+.

Price: $200.00