The Tears of Eros - Bataille, Georges, and Connor, Peter (Translated by)

Tears of Eros is the culmination of Georges Bataille's inquiries into the relationship between violence and the sacred. Taking up such figures as Giles de Rais, Erzebet Bathory, the Marquis de Sade, El Greco, Gustave Moreau, Andre Breton, Voodoo practitioners, and Chinese torture victims, Bataille reveals their common obsession: death. This essay, ...

The Tears of Eros 2001, City Lights Books, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9780872862227

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