Forbidden Knowledge: From Prometheus to Pornography

by Roger Shattuck

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780156005517
  • ISBN-10: 0156005514
  • Pages: 384
  • Publication Date: 09/15/1997
  • Carton Quantity: 36
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    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.

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