Yale University Press, September 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good / Very Good. Item #232914
From ancient Egypt through the nineteenth century, Sexual Personae explores the provocative connections between art and pagan ritual; between Emily Dickinson and the Marquis de Sade; between Lord Byron and Elvis Presley. It ultimately challenges the cultural assumptions of both conservatives and traditional liberals. 47 photographs.
First/first in very good dustjacket. Navy blue cloth with silver lettering on spine. Grey end pages. Clean, sound. Tightly bound. Textblock dust stained at bottom fore-edge corner. Internally clean without markings. A few tiny marks & faint scattered foxing on textblock top & fore-edge.