Code de Cythere,

(Erotica. Prostitution.) [MOET (Jean-Pierre)]

Code de Cythere,

ou Lit de Justice d'Amour.

Description: FIRST EDITION, woodcut ornaments, complete with half-title, pp. [viii], lx, 81, 12mo, late 19th- or early 20th-century half green morocco, red edges

Publication Details: A Erotopolis: chez le Dieu Harpocrates, à l'enseigne de la Nuit. L'an du monde 7746 [i. e. Paris 1746]

Notes: Rare. A fully-costed Utopian scheme for the elaborate regulation of prostitution, delivered by Cupid himself. See Nina Epton, Love and the French (World Publishing, 1959) pp.260-62.

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Price: £750

Subject: History

Published Date: [i. e. Paris 1746]

Stock Number: 65780

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