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Simone de Beauvoir / Mario Prassinos - Le Deuxième sexe [Les Faits et les Mythes & L'Expérience vécue EO] - 1949

Simone de Beauvoir / Mario Prassinos - Le Deuxième sexe [Les Faits et les Mythes & L'Expérience vécue EO] - 1949

First edition, one of the 2050 numbered copies on Marais Alfa paper.

Lovely paperboard publisher’s bindings after the original mock-ups by Mario Prassinos.

Lightly rubbed caps and corners, scuffing on the two headcaps. Impeccable inside.

Le Deuxième Sexe is a book written in 1949 by Simone de Beauvoir, then 41 years old. It is one of the most famous and important works for the feminist movement. Nowadays, it is often used as a reference in feminist discourse.

Author: Simone de Beauvoir
Title: Le deuxième sexe. I. Les Faits et les Mythes. II. L'Expérience vécue.
Edition: Gallimard, Paris, 1949 - 13.5 x 20 cm, Volume 1: 395 pp. Volume 2: 577 pp.

Object Book
Number of Books 2
Subject women feminism, Literature
Author/ Illustrator Simone de Beauvoir / Mario Prassinos
Book Title Le Deuxième sexe [Les Faits et les Mythes & L'Expérience vécue EO]
Condition Very good
Publication year oldest item 1949
Edition 1st Edition
Language French
Original language Yes
Publisher Gallimard
Binding/ Material Hardback
Extras Numbered edition
Number of pages 577
Dimensions 20×14 cm
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