The Double Flame: Love and Eroticism. Octavio Paz.

The Double Flame: Love and Eroticism

Orlando: A Harvest Book, 1995. Trade Paperback. Used - Good. No creases to spine. Clean, unmarked, tight. 13.5 x 19 cm. 275 pp. Item #12881

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 from the Spanish by Helen Lane.

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