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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Under the Roofs of Paris by Henry Miller

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Well, to the heterosexual male, perhaps. April 21, —.

Pretty graphic stuff, and the most well-written imller book I have yet read on the subject. Page after page my head would spin continuously within his relating the countless sins of lords and masters and their man-driven sexual escapades. Notify me of new comments via email. No food, plain water. I purchase a book and I never get around to reading it as it gets overtaken by other books.

Bad editing or more than one author? Ce-i drept, am reusit s-o termin numai din ambitie, fiindca incerc sa ma lepad de obiceiul de a lasa carti neterminate.

We take abuse seriously in henrg discussion boards. Notify me of new comments via email. Miller calls his hemry or prick John Thursday Jean Jeudi. These are legitimate goals for an artist as writer.


The back story to this book may be more interesting than the book. It was an endless “erotic” diatribe on the insatiable desire of women, and it pisorum on and on. Henry Miller is one of my favorite authors, and this is not his best book, but it’s arresting and memorable. Arthur wants to know all the particularities of midgets and how different they are from normal people.

Aug 13, M. Could have been the acid, though. But most of the men in the book, unfortunately, behaved as little boys too eager to behave selfishly with no respect for any consequence of their actions for another. I understand why the main character pisforum away at the end and I probably would have done the same thing in the same circumstance, so maybe it was just that I had a secret desire for the book to continue on or maybe I This is one of the over the top sex stories.

We have it laying out on our coffee table sometimes, just to see if somebody will pick it up. Return to Book Page.

Under the Roofs of Paris

Within 20 pages you are going to have to make a decision about if you want to read it at all. I; Book III; p. I would have given it 5 stars, but I was really disappointed with the ending. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

This was PWP with a lot of taboo. He bears his character’s soul and touches on taboo topics. It turned out that they are as different among themselves as normal people are among normal people; the hardest problem is finding tiny shoes.

By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. His books are potpourris of sexual description, quasi-philosophical speculation, reflection on literature and society, surrealistic imaginings, and autobiographical incident. View all 12 comments. There is definitely no silk screen between you and this man in this novel. It’s like asking if you think breathing is nice.


But most of the men in the book, unfortunately, behaved as little boys too eager to behave selfishly with no respect for any consequence of their actions for another. March 7, —. October 27, —. A lady undressed and lied on the officiating table; the priests slaughtered a coq and let the blood drip and smear the naked body. I’ll put my dong in your hair, in your ears, let you jerk me off and come with the end of my cock held tightly against your nostrils. Blog Stats 1, hits.

It was not badly written, but just not great either. Are there more than one person with pride of authorship? But in regards to oeuvre- a waste of time and paper.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Perhaps it is telling that this oddity became noticeable as more of the text became less noticeable. Abbandonato dopo aver letto alcuni hengy Per l’uso forsennato della sineddoche It took me a very short time to read it.

Why on earth would you read a pornographic novel by an eccentric writer if you can’t take a bit of gang-banging There may have been an earlier edition, but it was not in general publication Grove Press until