To Kiss the Crocodile
A "lost gay novel" from 1928, and actor Ernest Milton's only novel
First edition, first printing. Hardback, bound in the original black cloth with gilt titling to spine. 19 × 12.5cm, 352pp.
This title was actor Ernest Milton's only novel, and was including in Anthony Slide's book "Lost Gay Novels", a reference guide published in 2003 that provides commentary on 50 works of gay literature published between 1900 and 1950 and had slipped into obscurity.
The binding is chipped at the head of the spine with lighter rubbing at the base of the spine and the corners. The contents are in very good condition indeed with clean pages and secure binding.Sold