A tale of satisfied desire
A tale of satisfied desire A tale of satisfied desire
£395.00

Translated into English by Audiart

Paris: The Olympia Press. n.d. [1953].

First edition of the English translation of George Bataille's erotic and thanatic classic, Histoire d'Oeil. Audiart is the pseudonym of Austryn Wainhouse. 183x130mm. pp. 106, [6]. White card covers with the original publisher's yellow dustjacket in the usual Olympia design with a border of white stars and the author, title and publisher printed in black on the upper cover and backstrip. Some rubbing to the extremities and a white mark to the upper cover. Otherwise, this is a near fine copy of a rare and dark book.