Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

120 Days of Sodom and Other Writings - 87 edition

120 Days of Sodom and Other Writings (ISBN10: 0802130127; ISBN13: 9780802130129)
ISBN13: 978-0802130129
ISBN10: 0802130127

Summary: The Marquis de Sade, vilified by respectable society from his own time through ours, apotheosized by Apollinaire as ''the freest spirit that has yet existed,'' wrote The 120 Days of Sodom while imprisoned in the Bastille. An exhaustive catalogue of sexual aberrations and the first systematic exploration-a hundred years before Krafft-Ebing and Freud-of the psychology of sex, it is considered Sade's crowning achievement and the cornerstone of his thought. Lost after the storming of the ...show more Bastille in 1789, it was later retrieved but remained unpublished until 1935. In addition to The 120 Days, this volume includes Sade's ''Reflections on the Novel,'' his play Oxtiem, and his novella Ernestine. The selections are introduced by Simone de Beauvoir's landmark essay ''Must We Burn Sade?'' and Pierre Klossowski's provocative ''Nature as Destructive Principle.'' ''Imperious, choleric, irascible, extreme in everything, with a dissolute imagination the like of which has never been seen, atheistic to the point of fanaticism, there you have me in a nutshell, and kill me again or take me as I am, for I shall not change.''-From Sade's Last Will and Testament ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 87
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Grove Press, Inc.
Published: 01/28/1994
International: No



List Price: $17.95
Used  Currently Sold Out
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $10.49
Due back 12/19/2014
Rental
Save $7.46 (42%)
  • Free return shipping
  • In stock
  • 21-day satisfaction guarantee
CDs or access codes may not be included
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

44 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for 120 Days of Sodom and Other Writings
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (44)  |  New (12)  |  Like New (7)  |  Very Good (13)  |  Good (9)  |  Acceptable (3)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$5.97
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
books4santa
west hills, CA
Seller Rating: 4.65
"No marking text area clean minor creases Satisfaction Guarantee Next-Day shipping, Refund guaranteed if not satisfied or not as described,contact ASAP we will solve problem in 24 hour 100% guarant ...show moreee. Book only doesn?t include any accessories? CD-ROM, DVD,INFOTRAC." ...show less
$6.98
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Elaine K. Thompson CO
Loveland, CO
Seller Rating: 4.67
1994-01-10 Paperback Very Good Paperback, slight edgewear(shelf 27b)
$7.50
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Bookfeathers LLC
Lewisburg, PA
Seller Rating: 4.9
New York 1987 Paperback VG Trade softcover in light blue and brown wraps with Courbet painting to front, 8vo. 799pp. Translated by Austryn Wainhouse and Richard Seaver. Includes critical material b ...show morey Pierre Klossowski and Simone de Beauvoir ("Must We Burn Sade? "). VG to VG+. Light rolling to spine with no effect on tight, strong binding. Shallow 5 1/2" crease across lower corner along front fore edge. Else as new: tight, sharp and unmarked with mildly toned pages (probably as per original paper stock). Neither ex-lib nor remainder. ...show less
$8.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Strand Bookstore
New York, NY
Seller Rating: 4.83
An exhaustive catalogue of sexual aberrations, and the first systematic exploration of the psychopathology of sex. Lost after the storming of the Bastille in 1789, it was later rediscovered but remai ...show morened unpublished until1935. Other texts in this volume include "Reflections on the Novel," the play "Oxtiern" and novella "Ernestine." 799p. Pap. ...show less
$8.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Strand Bookstore
New York, NY
Seller Rating: 4.83
An exhaustive catalogue of sexual aberrations, and the first systematic exploration of the psychopathology of sex. Lost after the storming of the Bastille in 1789, it was later rediscovered but remai ...show morened unpublished until1935. Other texts in this volume include "Reflections on the Novel," the play "Oxtiern" and novella "Ernestine." 799p. Pap. ...show less
$9.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Artis Books MI
Calumet, MI
Seller Rating: 4.88
New York 1987 Soft cover Near Fine 12mo-over 6?"-7?" tall. (12)799pp. Biblio. Seaver & Wainhouse, translators.
$10.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Bookstore Brengelman OH
Cincinnati, OH
Seller Rating: 4.88
New York, New York, U.S.A. 1987 Soft Cover Very Good 0802130127 Cover some wear.
$13.45
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Cornerstone Used Books IL
Villa Park, IL
Seller Rating: 4.5
1994 Paperback Very Good 0802130127. Great copy, minor edge wear, pages are tight, text clean, book in VERY GOOD condition!
$14.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Bison Books MB
Winnipeg, MB
Seller Rating: 4.67
New York 1988 Paperback pp. xii, 799. 8vo. Light shelfwear, light chipping to spine; very good+. Austryn Wainhouse, trans.
$14.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Bison Books MB
Winnipeg, MB
Seller Rating: 4.67
New York 1987 Paperback pp. xii, 799. 8vo. Light shelfwear, light rubbing, light chipping to spine; very good+.
Page:   1     2     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close