First English language edition of Breton's surrealist philosophy of love. Translated by Mary Ann Caws. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press, 1987. First edition. Octavo, 7-3/4 x 5-5/8 in. xvii, 129pp. Purple cloth stamped in gilt on spine and front board; dust jacket. Former owner's name and date penned on ffep. Else fine in a near fine, price-clipped jacket with a diagonal crease and mild fading to spine panel. A particularly sharp copy.