Querelle by Jean Genet [1974 PAPERBACK]
VINTAGE PAPERBACK  GROVE PRESS
Mass market paperback w movie tie in cover art. Book is in excellent condition. Minor shelf wear.
It was first published anonymously in 1947 and limited to 460 numbered copies. It is set in the midst of the port town of Brest, where sailors and the sea are associated with murder. Its protagonist, Georges Querelle, is a bisexual thief, prostitute and serial killer who manipulates and kills his lovers for thrills and profit.