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The Double Flame: Love and Eroticism

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Publisher Comments:

In this series of essays Paz explores the intimate connection between sex, eroticism, and love in literature throughout the ages. Rich in scope, The Double Flame examines everything from taboo to repression, Carnival to Lent, Sade to Freud, original sin to artificial intelligence. “Brimming with insight, thoughtfulness, and sincerity” (Kirkus Reviews). Translated by Helen Lane.

About the Author

Octavio Paz was born in 1914 and died in 1998. The author of eighteen books, he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1990.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780151001033
Subtitle:
Love and Eroticism
Translator:
Paz, Octavio
Author:
Paz, Octavio
Author:
Lane, Helen
Publisher:
Mariner Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Erotic literature
Subject:
Sex in literature
Subject:
Love in literature
Subject:
Erotic literature -- History and criticism.
Edition Number:
1st U.S. ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series Volume:
249
Publication Date:
19960601
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
7.5 x 5.25 in

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