Liberty Or Love
Atlas Press, 1993 - 132 ページ
"In those days, my door was open to mystery". So speaks the hero of Desnos' novel: Sanglot the Corsair. Mystery, the marvellous, a city transmuted by love, Sanglot's pursuit of the siren Louise Lame, such are the essential ingredients of this the last masterpiece of early Surrealism to remain untranslated into English. It was originally published in 1924 to immediate and lasting acclaim - except from the public authorities who immediately censored whole sections (here restored). Impossible to describe a novel of such virtuosity and bravura, and one which consistently refuses to behave as one expects, characters appear and vanish according to whim or desire, they walk underwater, nonchalantly accept astounding coincidences. It's a hymn to the erotic, an adventure story darkly illumined by the shades of Sade, Lautreamont and Jack the Ripper, a dream both violent and tender, an obsession, in fact the perfect embodiment of the Surrealist spirit: at once joyful, despairing, and effortlessly scandalous.
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Review: Liberty or Love!ユーザー レビュー - Goodreads
this is what i thought of said book: true love never regrets, it never holds resentments, it believes in the eternal flux of life, it knows that everything, everywhere, into infinity and out changes ...
Review: Liberty or Love!ユーザー レビュー - Andrew - Goodreads
Probably the best French surrealist novel that I've read. レビュー全文を読む