The Rosy Crucifixion: Sexus, Plexus, Nexus (the New Traveller’s Companion) [ Henry Miller] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. That is certainly true of The Rosy Crucifixion (Sexus, Plexus, and Nexus) as well. The conflicts are drawn directly from life, and they are mundane, or at least. Find the complete The Rosy Crucifixion book series by Henry Miller. Great deals on one book or all books in the series. Free US shipping on orders over $

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Spines of both books are slightly faded. Who knows, if I had read these first, which I would prefer? Miller himself confesses to be baffled by her. In the soft light of my table lamp the room looked better than ever.

The 1st trade edition, re-bound in a full brown leatherette, with bright gilt-lettering and raised bands along the spine.

They soon were holding the top spots on the Publishers Weekly best-seller list along with two more of Miller’s books, the recently unbanned The World of Sex and Quiet Days in Clichy. Miller had in mind to write a second volume of Nexusand made several attempts to complete it. Miller himself is not all that well-defined as a character; there are short story characters that are better depicted.

Stated First Printing in all 3 books. Kronski, and that the name change accompanied “other, more significant changes. Fourteenth edition, second American edtition. Miller’s first tw Henry Miller sought to reestablish the freedom to live without the conventional crucjfixion of civilization. Trivia About Crucofixion Rosy Crucifix Apr 24, D.

There is no cumulative effect. When I read it as a student in the 70s I was fond of Miller’s books – It’s about 40 years ago, and I can’t remember of it All jackets have light edge wear with a scrape on the front panel of Sexus. Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. If it was not good, it was true; if it was not artistic, it was sincere; if it was in bad taste, it was on the crucifxion of life. Twelfth edition, second American edition the first authorized U.


Lumbering passages that lead to nowhere, apocryphal scenes of sex and decadence, endless characters who just become names on the page. I would strongly recommend these books to anyone who likes passionate, articulate, funny, beautiful writing; in short, anyone who wants to crucfiixion some fucking mind-blowingly great American literature.

Williams rated it it was ok. Grove Press, pp. First Edition; First Printing. Miller spares no details of the bloody torture and death of women in a time crucifixioj freedom for women to be real women came to a climax.

So please be forewarned. That there is no cumulative effect or superstructure seems consistent with his aim to provide the reader with a taste of and for life.

The Rosy Crucifixion (Sexus, Plexus and Nexus)

Very near fine in full sahara brown cloth. He spoke so honestly about sex, love, spirituality, politics, history, society, literature, architecture, long lists of things, dreams, psychology, and yes, the struggles of being an artist when it is money and industriousness that are typically valued above all in our culture.

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The Rosy Crucifixion Series by Henry Miller

He wants out, he wants Europe, he wants to write. Light crease on spine of volume I. Jul 03, Bob Thomson rated it really liked it. They are explosive, original and angry pieces. Miller states that this is under the influence of his friend Dr. Aleks rated it really liked it Mar 25, The conflicts are drawn directly from life, and they are mundane, or at least familiar: To say it is self-indulgent is a gross understatement, even if you accept idea that an artist is “different” or finds motivation in unusual ways.


Sexus, Plexus, Nexus by Henry Miller. I think I discovered Miller when I was about 18 – a good age to discover him. But they are not conflict in the usual novelistic sense; there is no suspense over Henry Miller will pay his bills or fail to get laid, or much of anything else. Prabhavananda and Christopher Isherwood. This came along at exactly the right time and place in my life and I, in many regards, credit the insight these “autobiographical novels” as Miller called them gave me with my not giving up the ghost with regard to my own creative pursuits.

The three volumes are housed in the publisher’s sturdy crycifixion paper covered slipcase with a printed paper spine label. Oddly enough, we never get the compact, one paragraph treatment of Miller that he uses on his other characters. The full and joyful acceptance of the worst in oneself is the only way of transformin When I read it as a student in the 70s I was fond of Miller’s books – It’s about 40 years ago, and I can’t remember of it Intelligent, steeped in the intellectual brew Miller’s fevered imagination, a breathtaking read.