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Thru (rare 1st edition) / Christina Brooke-Rose

£39.99

Product description

This book is in very good condition with only slight creasing and sun bleaching to the edges of the dust jacket. Otherwise, all pages and the cover are clean and intact.

Thru could be described as a mirror of modern consciousness, viewed, necessarily, as a series of texts: society is a text, the human body as a text. Thru is also about the production of texts, this text, and language itself, without which there would be no politics, no marriage and families, no psycho-analysis, no universities, no revolution, no human relationships. This perhaps is Christine Brook-Rose's most ambitious book. It is her intention to make demands on us, even to baffle us, and she obviously delights in doing so. We in turn are delighted by that intelligence, informed, sparking, as playful ass it is incisive, unique.

Item details

Author(s):
Brooke-Rose, Christine
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
20.5 x 13.5 x 2 cm
Edition:
Hamilton 1975
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0241891086
ISBN-13:
9780241891087
Number of pages:
164
Publisher:
Hamilton (1975)
Title:
Thru

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This book is in very good condition with only slight creasing and sun bleaching to the edges of the dust jacket. Otherwise, all pages and the cover are clean and intact.

Thru could be described as a mirror of modern consciousness, viewed, necessarily, as a series of texts: society is a text, the human body as a text. Thru is also about the production of texts, this text, and language itself, without which there would be no politics, no marriage and families, no psycho-analysis, no universities, no revolution, no human relationships. This perhaps is Christine Brook-Rose's most ambitious book. It is her intention to make demands on us, even to baffle us, and she obviously delights in doing so. We in turn are delighted by that intelligence, informed, sparking, as playful ass it is incisive, unique.

Author(s):
Brooke-Rose, Christine
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
20.5 x 13.5 x 2 cm
Edition:
Hamilton 1975
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0241891086
ISBN-13:
9780241891087
Number of pages:
164
Publisher:
Hamilton (1975)
Title:
Thru

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