by Jacques Vassal

Title Leonard Cohen
Author Jacques Vassal
Country & Year France 1974, revised in 1979
Publisher Albin Michel, Rock & Folk series, Paris
Pages 189
Notes ISBN: 2-226-00115-8. Paperback.
Summary This first biography of Cohen in French was written by the French critic Jacques Vassal with Jean-Dominique Brierre. Cover picture Portrait from a Room (Hydra 1969) by Marcelle Maltais. Contents: Cohen's life story; the man and his works; Cohen and France; Interview; lyrics of nine songs in English and French. Discography. Bibliography. 28 b&w photos.

Title Leonard Cohen
Author Jacques Vassal
Country & Year Spain 1978, 2nd printing in 1984
Publisher Colección los Juglares, 26. Ediciones Jócar, Madrid
Pages 160
Notes Paperback.
Summary The Spanish translation of Vassal's book, including 9 b/w photos and 18 selected songs in English and Spanish.

Thanks to Serge Mironneau (France)
and Martin Rupps (Germany) who
helped me to find these books!