Men God Forgot - Albert Cossery (used)

City Lights


Men God Forgot / City Lights 1963 (second printing from 1968)

Small used paperback, 102 pages / inscription on the reverse of the front cover / general stains and age wear (see images) but a nice copy

First published in French in the 40s, this collects five short stories set in Cairo. Translated into English by H. E.

Albert Cossery (1913–2008) was a Cairo-born French writer of Lebanese and Greek Orthodox Syrian descent who settled in Paris at the end of the Second World War and lived there for the rest of his life.

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