The title of my next work is Comments on the Society of the Spectacle, without quotation marks. These will not be commentaries on my old book, but on the same subject, as it is today. Fortunately, the error does not appear in the [Editions Gerard Lebovici] catalogue, but only in a slightly more confidential circular.
I have finished the revision of Clausewitz and will read Alfieri and Mariana with pleasure. I will signal to you upon your return to Paris.We embrace you.
 Translator's note: Debord would write this book between February and April 1988. It would be published by Editions Gerard Lebovici later that same year.
 My Life by Vittorio Alfieri, which Editions Gerard Lebovici would publish in May 1989.
 Jean de Mariana, a Spanish Jesuit and theologian, author of the treatise De rege et regis constitutione, in which it is argued that a tyrant who revolts against the Church could be put to death by his subjects.
(Published in Guy Debord Correspondance, Vol 6: Janvier 1979-Decembre 1987 by Librairie Artheme Fayard, 2006. Translated from the French by NOT BORED! June 2007. Footnotes by Alice Debord, except where noted.)