The Arthritic Grasshopper: Collected Stories, 1934–1944 by Gisèle Prassinos

The Arthritic Grasshopper: Collected Stories, 1934–1944

Gisèle Prassinos with Henry Vale (Translator), Allan Kausch (Illustrator), Bo Ruberg (Translator)

240 pages first pub 2017 (editions)

fiction literary short stories reflective slow-paced


First discovered, celebrated and published by the Surrealists at the age of 14 (they declared her the "new Alice"), Gisèle Prassinos quickly found herself established in the literary world as a fount of automatic tales freighted with transgressive...

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