Michel Leiris


Michel Leiris (1901-1990) was a French surrealist writer and ethnographer. Part of the Surrealist group in Paris, Leiris became a key member of the College of Sociology with Georges Bataille and head of research in ethnography at the CNRS.


Nights as Day, Days as Night

Michel Leiris


The Ribbon at Olympia's Throat

Michel Leiris


Stories and Remarks

Raymond Queneau


Phantom Africa

Michel Leiris


Francis Bacon: The Major Works

Francis Bacon