Jealousy and In the Labyrinth by Alain Robbe-Grillet, translated from French by Richard Howard, with an excellent Peter Mendelsund cover / ISBN 9780802128751 / 279-page paperback from Grove Press / discounted copies but in nice condition, just some wear minor shelf wear
“Jealousy...is a technical masterpiece, impeccably contrived.” –New York Times Book Review
“In the Labyrinth is better than an excellent novel: it is a great work of literature.” - France-Observateur
Alain Robbe-Grillet (1922-2008) was a prominent postwar avant-garde novelist and filmmaker. He was a founder of the nouveau roman literary movement, along with Nathalie Sarraute, Michel Butor, and Claude Simon. His books include Jealousy & In the Labyrinth, The Voyeur, and Recollections of the Golden Triangle.