The Taboo - Harold Bloom, Editor Blake Hobby, and Bloom, Harold (Editor)

From a Polynesian word meaning "prohibition," a taboo is a social more that should never be broken. This volume discusses the role of the taboo in "Howl," Lolita, Lord of the Flies, "The Miller's Tale," and many more works.

The Taboo 2010, Chelsea House Publications, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781604134445