Story of the Eye

Georges Bataille


Urizen Books, New York, 1977. First Edition thus. Hardcover in Illustrated Dust Jacket. 120pp., 5.75 x 8.75 inches

Near Fine. Mild rubbing to dust jacket, with minimal edgewear. Minor bumping to boards at the spine. Endpapers starting to pull away slightly, with mild discoloration. Fragile binding as indicative on all copies of this edition. 

Bataille's classic erotic fiction. Beautiful dust jacket illustration by Odilon Relon. Translated from the French by Joachim Neugroschel.