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ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : LES ENSORCELÉES (VAUDOU).

ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : LES ENSORCELÉES (VAUDOU).

Paris : Les Éditions de Paris, (1946). Second edition : originally published in 1944 as "Vaudou [Voodoo] : Roman de Moeurs Martiniquaises".
Crown 8vo (19cm). [8],(x),228,[iv],[2]pp. Original pictorial wrappers; lightly worn, a little creased and slightly split, but a good copy of a fragile item.

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ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : BEWITCHED.

ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : BEWITCHED.

London : Harborough Publishing Co., (1952). First edition in English of "Les Ensorcelées" (originally published in 1944 as "Vaudou : Roman de Moeurs Martiniquaises"). Royer was the author of "L'Amour chez les Soviets" (1932) and other
Crown 8vo (19cm). (160)pp. Original pictorial stapled wrappers - a design by David Wright; lightly worn, with a few marks, spots and creases; a good copy.

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ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : THE BLACK MISTRESS (LA MAîTRESSE NOIRE).

ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : THE BLACK MISTRESS (LA MAîTRESSE NOIRE).

London : Harborough Publishing Co., (1953). The third impression of the 1950 English edition. First published in France in 1928. Yellow Fever in West Africa and the Count of Coussan has gone to the dogs.
Crown 8vo (19cm). 160pp. Original pictorial stapled wrappers - a saucy design by David Wright; light wear at head but a very good copy.

£25

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ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : CLUB OF THE DAMNED.

ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : CLUB OF THE DAMNED.

London : Harborough Publishing Co., (1953). First edition in English of "Le Club des Damnés" (1934). The public health officer refuses a burial permit after the sudden death of Count Oswald von Salsberg - enquiries ensue.
Crown 8vo (19cm). 160pp. Original pictorial stapled wrappers - unsigned but by David Wright; some light creasing and minor wear; lower wrapper slightly marked; light spotting to half-title and edges; text lightly tanned; a few mild creases, but still overall a very good copy.

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ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : DESIRE (LE DÉSIR).

ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : DESIRE (LE DÉSIR).

Hanley : Harborough Publishing Co., (1950). First edition in English. Originally published in Paris in 1942.
Crown 8vo (19cm). 160pp. Illustrations. Original pictorial stapled wrappers – naked blonde in fur stole from David Wright; some minor wear and creasing; a few internal spots, but overall a very good copy. Just two copies of this edition (Bodleian and British Library) located in major libraries worldwide. Partial book-exchange stamp at foot of upper wrapper.

£50

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ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : THE HAREM (LE SÉRAIL).

ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : THE HAREM (LE SÉRAIL).

London : Harborough Publishing Co., (1952). The second impression of the 1950 English edition. First published in France in 1931. Banker's artist brother has seduced the daughter of a rich industrialist - scandal beckons.
Crown 8vo (18cm). [iv],9-164pp. Original pictorial stapled wrappers - a stylish design by David Wright; a few faint signs of age and use, but a very good copy.

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ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : LOVE IN THE SUN.

ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : LOVE IN THE SUN.

London : Harborough Publishing Co., (1952). First edition in English of "L'Amour au Soleil", first published in France in 1947. Young Jacqueline de Kerlor is invited to a nudist colony.
Crown 8vo (19cm). (160)pp. Original pictorial stapled wrappers - a design by David Wright; some light creasing, marking and minor wear; short nick to lower wrapper; a good and serviceable copy.

£40

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ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : WHERE THEY BREED (HARAS HUMAIN).

ROYER, Louis-Charles, 1885-1970 : WHERE THEY BREED (HARAS HUMAIN).

Hanley : Harborough Publishing Co., (1950). First edition in English. Beautiful young women required for a Nazi super-race breeding scheme. First published in France in 1949.
Crown 8vo (19cm). 160pp. Original pictorial stapled wrappers - a design by David Wright; chipped at tips; slightly rubbed; text unevenly tanned, with several leaves chipped in opening; a serviceable copy. American price stamp to upper wrapper. No copy traced in any major UK library.

£25

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