Stated first USA edition. With an English translation from the original French text. Printed and bound in the USA. Decorative paper hardboards. 13 x 11.5 inches. Unbumped spine head and tail, with sharp corners. Unnumbered pages. Numerous full-color, full-page plates and some double-page fold-out plates. A very clean copy, with little hint of shelf life. Gently read. No remainder marks. No DJ, as issued [?]. A Very Good Plus copy. With art criticism and comments by the French philosopher, Jean-François Lyotard.