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The Libertine

The Art of Love in Eighteenth-Century France

The Libertine( )
Editor: Delon, Michel
Foreword by: Yalom, Marilyn
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Abbeville Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $150.00
Book Description:

A delightfully illustrated literary anthology that explores the fantasies, seductions, and intrigues of the eighteenth-century French lover This sumptuous volume presents more than eighty selections from eighteenth-century French literature, each concerning some facet of the game of love as practiced by the libertine, or the hedonist disdainful of conventional morality, a type that flourished--especially in literature--in the declining years of the Ancient...
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Detailed Subjects: Art / General
Literary Criticism / European / French
Literary Criticism / Subjects & Themes / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):9.92 x 12.18 x 1.88 Inches
Book Weight:8.052 Pounds

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