Forbidden Knowledge: From Prometheus to Pornography (Paperback)

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Description


In his “best achievement to date” (Harold Bloom), National Book Award- winner Roger Shattuck gives us a “deeply learned, highly intelligent, and beautifully written” (New York Times) study of human curiosity versus the taboo, from Adam and Eve to the Marquis de Sade to biotechnology research. Index.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780156005517
ISBN-10: 0156005514
Publisher: Mariner Books
Publication Date: September 15th, 1997
Pages: 384
Language: English
Series: Harvest Book