The Peyote Dance

Antonin Artaud


 Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 1976. First Edition thus. Hardcover in Illustrated Dust Jacket. 105pp., 5.5 x 8.25 inches

Near Fine. Some rubbing to dust jacket, with wear to the spine and edges and a minuscule closed tear at upper right corner. Front flap creased slightly. Light wear to boards at crown and foot of spine. Tightly bound.

Scarce English edition chronicling Antonin Artaud's 1936 travels to Mexico, and its enduring effects upon his spiritual consciousness. Featuring vibrant dust jacket design by Irving Perkins.

Translated from the French by Helen Weaver.