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Miserable Miracle (New York Review Books Classics)

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by NYRB Classics .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Individual artists,
  • Poetry & poets: from c 1900 -,
  • General,
  • French Literature,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • French,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Literary,
  • Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • Substance Abuse & Addictions - Drug Dependence,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Personal Memoirs,
  • Mescaline

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsOctavio Paz (Introduction), Louise Varese (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8845229M
    ISBN 101590170016
    ISBN 109781590170014

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In Miserable Miracle, the great French poet and artist Henri Michaux, a confirmed teetotaler, tells of his life-transforming first encounters with a powerful hallucinogenic drug.

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Book Summary Jean Valjean, after spending nineteen years in jail and in the galleys for stealing a loaf of bread and for several attempts to escape, is finally released, but his past keeps haunting him.

At Digne, he is repeatedly refused shelter for the night. Only the saintly bishop, Monseigneur Myriel. Les Misérables (/ l eɪ ˌ m ɪ z ə ˈ r ɑː b əl, - b l ə /, French:  [le mizeʁabl(ə)]) is a French historical novel by Victor Hugo, first published inthat is considered one of the greatest novels of the 19th century.

In the English-speaking world, the novel is usually referred to by its original French : Victor Hugo. This is a limited edition of Miserable Miracle by the great French poet & painter, Henri Michaux. Very beautifully translated by Louise Varese, this book records in words and drawings the poet's profound experience with mescaline, the hallucinogen which Michaux described as a drug that "demystifes," unmasking the mind and its secrets and the secrets of consciousness itself.

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Its use spawned several literary explorations, most notably Aldous Huxley’s The Doors of Perception, a book that Michaux had already read before embarking on the publication his own book Miserable Miracle.

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