London: Atlas Press, 2001. First Edition. Wraps. Square small 8vo. White textured wraps with faint traces of soil. Minor edgewear. Publisher's postcard laid in. No. 458 of an edition of 999 numbered copies. 159pp. Near fine. Near fine. Item #23896
Published as Atlas Anti-Classic II, this volume contains Perec's 1979 "The Winter Journey" -- a short story originally written for a publisher's catalogue -- along with nine sequels to and elaborations on his narrative, written by other members of the Oulipo group of experimental writers. Contributors include Jacques Bens, François Caradec, Michelle Grangaud, Reine Haugure, Jacques Jouet, Hervé Le Tellier, Harry Mathews, Ian Monk, and Jacques Roubaud. Translations from the French by Monk, Mathews, and John Sturrock.