"I'm trying to express as exactly, as minutely as possible the sensations of physical love.
There's something here that a woman can understand. I hope this won't appear more scandalous than the thoughts of Molly Bloom at the end of Joyce's Ulysses.
Every sincere psychological analysis deserves to be heard, I think." Violette Leduc Charged with metaphors, alternating with precise descriptions of sensations and human relationships, 'Therese and Isabelle' was censored by its publisher in France in 1954, first published in a truncated version in 1966 and not until 2000 in its uncensored edition, as Violette Leduc intended. For the first time in a new English translation, here is the unabridged text of 'Therese and Isabelle'.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 140 pages
- Publisher: Salammbo Press
- Publication Date: 29/02/2012
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780956808219