New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (1969).
First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author. First Edition of Susan Sontag's second collection of essays after, Against Interpretation, Signed by her on the front free endpaper. 8vo. 274 pp. A fine copy in blue cloth, black titles to the spine in a bright, fresh neatly price-clipped dustwrapper. Eight essays on film, literature, politics, (Trip to Hanoi) and a stunning study of the pornographic classics, The Story of O and The Image. "It should be remembered that Miss Sontag has now written four of the most valuable intellectual documents of the past 10 years: "Against Interpretation," "Notes on Camp," "The Aesthetics of Silence," and "Trip to Hanoi." In the world in which she's chosen to live, she continues to be the best there is". The New York Times. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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