So far, I am impressed with the “high art” and intellectually stimulating prose of Henry Miller found in the pages of this awful book of sex sex sex. My how times. “Opus Pistorum” (porno) by Henry Miller; (July 28, ) I am reading a French translation of “Opus Pistorum” by Henry Miller, and I still don’t. From Marcelle to Tania, to Alexandra, to Anna, Henry Miller sweeps us up in his Under the Roofs of Paris (originally published as Opus Pistorum) is that book.

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My guess is this book only took me a few years to finish reading, but to my surprise I finally did it. Goodreads mliler you keep track of books you want to read.

It contains no money but a picture of a beautiful blonde lady called Charlotte. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The smut is off the chain. It almost approaches the level of debauchery achieved by the Marquis de Sade. It was not outrageous or out of the normal since no human sacrifices was offered. October 27, —. Thanks for patronizing the hard quality work.

Opus Pistorum by Henry Miller

One night, I got up at 1 a. Readers love him, and exclaim over he power of his prose. No, I will keep it just to remind myself to read “blurbs” in greater detail.


This book is a struggle for most readers, I imagine. Email required Address never made public.

To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Pretty graphic stuff, and the most well-written disgusting book I have yet read on the subject. Email subscription Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Having read Miller for years and worshiping every milker on the page has rid me of any shock. The Colossus of Maroussia travel book of modern Greece, is considered by some critics his best work. Are there “good wars” for mankind?

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I don’t want to give anything away but A wood statue of the devil was carried inside with a tail ejecting red wine when activated by sucking.

This is where I write about what I’m reading – which could be anything. He then kept the original and made four copies. I would have given it 5 stars, but I was really disappointed with the ending. Page after page my head would spin continuously within his relating the countless sins of henrt and masters and their man-driven sexual escapades.

End of a long, long ride. InHenry Miller, the author of Tropic of Cancer, was commissioned by a Los Angeles bookseller to write an erotic novel for a dollar a page.


Under the Roofs of Paris by Henry Miller

It made me tremble with excitement. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: My roommate kept egging me on telling me it was leading somewhere so I kept reading.

He wrote this for some rent money, and who can blame him? Apr 29, Shashi Martynova rated it it was ok Shelves: April 21, —. Of course, it must be viewed and remembered as fiction. I waited a long time for any kind of story line. Sometimes it’s difficult to get through, the monologue during certain scenes drowns out the setting and when Alf zones back in I’m left thinking, “Wait.

Henry Miller proposed to write short porno stories that should sell for one dollar per page ; Luboviski was to keep the rights of the stories. This is a single person blog who owns no computer or connection of his own. Published January 18th by Grove Press first published Ages 16 and up. Opus Pistorium is also more raunch than art. Looking at the “blurb” I can see why I was mistaken: Unknown to me also. I; Book I; pp.