Two adaptations of erotic characters into comic strip form. Guido Crepax visualises the stories of De Sade’s “Justine” and Pauline Reage’s “O” being initiated into. The Story of O [Pauline Reage, Guido Crepax] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The classic is back! Pauline Reage’s classic of submission. This is the illustrated version of the classic story of submission, bondage, & discipline. Beautifully illustrated by the fantastic artist Guido Crepax, his black & white.
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Ultimately it was boring and I wouldn’t recommend it. Get the hardcover or other editions, for some reason this crpax had a few pages omitted for printing costs and the missing pages are some of the best.
The woman is presented as an object throughout not as someone who is willingly participating. Thanks for telling us about the problem. But still the contents are remarkable and as I’ve never read “Justine” by the Marquis de Sade, I must rectify that.
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I just spent all last night and this morning trying to figure it out. Osmo rated it it was ok Jan 17, Lists with This Book. The second part with “L’Histoire d’O”, this is also excellent but more sensuous and titillating than the first.
It was only 10 years later that they were published separately in “Return to the Chateau”. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. She, however, was not interested and wrote about the subject for him, instead, maybe as a means of compensation for not complying with his desires. Dec 21, Little Blezz rated it it was amazing. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Thank God I downloaded this as a pdf, it’s not even worth a penny. I am going to blame “lost in translation” for not comprehending the storyline or flow of the art panels. Get to Know Us. Oct 29, Fatin rated it did not like it Shelves: I would give it 5 stars but at times I did stumble with the prose; this I think may be a translation issue because the writing is quite beautiful.
This book is a classic. I also think all her characters have mental diseases. Although there is plenty of sex I found very little of it sexy, which was kind of a letdown.
Very disturbing yet I had to finish it. The Story of O got a lot of backlash from feminists who thought it glorified violence against women. Bisogna perderci tempo, bis L’ho divorato in 40 minuti.
Jun 29, Ola Hreiche rated it did not like it.
At first it is hard to accept that any woman would consent to such abuse and subjugation, and I was waiting for cfepax turning point where O comes to her senses and realises she is being used like a whore by a pimp. I found the violence too sadistic for my tastes, but I offer no judgement to those that do enjoy this type of relationship.
It is all action and no substance.
I may have missed something by finishing about halfway though, but I doubt it. I can’t say I’m happy to have read this, but I storj appreciate reading it for its place in history.
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Jun 08, Helen rated it liked it. A very well written story about delightful submissive ov O and the people around her. Despite its erotic crepqx, it also brings out all kinds of emotions: I also found in my research on this book: It’s an erotic novel about a Parisian woman on her journey as a slave.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The mysterious author and various poor I’ve read quite a few erotic novels, but I can’t say I ever would have picked this one up if it weren’t for the Vaginal Fantasy book club. As-is, it seems a homage to criminal acts pornography–and that’s depressing and disturbing. Marquis de Sade Creator.
The author also offers an alternate ending, which some readers may prefer. I couldn’t of cared less about all the BDSM sexual scenes, too many and it gets boring. It lets readers see that there’s not tsory one dynamic, but many. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Being a woman herself, I don’t know what the hell Anne Desclos was thinking as she wrote this. Trivia About The Story of O: