Lover of the Fancy

Early C20th American culture and dissent

Henry and June
Anais Nin


The brilliant tale of Anais Nin’s true love affair with Henry Miller, and her ambiguous, charged relationship with his wife, June. Drawn from the journals of a single momentous year in Paris, Henry and June provides a wildly lyrical account of a woman’s sexual awakening and the disillusion of idealized marriage.

Paperback, 224pp
Penguin Books, 2002 (1986)
ISBN 9780141183282