Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2006. First edition. Paperbound. 272p, many ills., some in color. Fine. Item #30030
The first major survey of the Surrealist magazine Documents (1929-30), edited by Bataille. It "combined an eclectic mixture of art, archaeology, ethnography, and popular cultue." Published in conjunction with the Hayward Gallery exhibition "Undercover Surrealism: Picasso, Miro, Masson and the Vision of Georges Bataille." Includes essays by various contributors, new translations of original articles, reproductions of original illustrations and page layouts, etc. Published at $43.95.