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Story of O
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7 years, 5 months ago at Jul 5 5:25
I found this at times hard to follow and absorb. It may very well be because I was reading an English translation which would be a shame because some of the descriptions were a tad confusing. Other then that it was good reading. Although for a sadomasochistic novel I didn't find this had a sexual element at all. Not in the slightest. Forthright, yes (which I'm sure contributed to it's controversia... read more
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Manufacturer: Ballantine Books
Release date: 1 January 1992
ISBN-10 : 0345301110 | ISBN-13: 9780345301116
Erotica (4), 1001 Books TBR (1), Hb (1), S/M (1)
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Raven posted a review 7 years, 5 months ago

“I found this at times hard to follow and absorb. It may very well be because I was reading an English translation which would be a shame because some of the descriptions were a tad confusing. Other then that it was good reading. Although for a sadomasochistic novel I didn't find this had a sexual element at all. Not in the slightest. Forthright, yes (which I'm sure contributed to it's controversial fame when first published - 1950's) but not sexual. I found it to be almost innocent and more psychological then anything else but maybe that's just how I see things!

A classic though? I would say so.” read more