Bibliophile Books, 1983, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition Thus, Illustrated By: Thomas Rowlandson
X, 42 pages of text, last blank then 100 pages following note paginated. The text is illustrated with 50 full coloured erotic illustrations by Thomas Rowlandson. Brown coloured boards with gilt writing to the backstrip. A little rubbing to the book corners and minor shelf wear to the lower book edges. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by Thomas Rowlandson, with a red background and white writing to the front panel and to the backstrip. Very minor rubbing to the top and bottom dustwrapper edges. " Rowlandson's bawdier works, depicted in the 50 plates in this book, are either ignored or subjected to pseudo-psychoanalytical surveys. In fact, they represent the sheer exuberance of sexual situations with an unrivalled humour that demolishes any suggestion that they might be obscene." From the front fold over panel. Size: Folio (over 12" tall ). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Thomas Rowlandson. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Illustrated; Erotica; 18th Century; ISBN: 0900123338. ISBN/EAN: 9780900123337. Inventory No: 0105319.