Le XVIIIe Siecle Libertin. De Marivaux a Sade, by Michel Delon

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LIMITED AND NUMBERED LUXURY EDITION, in moiré satin box.
496 bound pages and approximately 400 color illustrations.
1824/2400

 

The 18th century libertine. De Marivaux à Sade offers a large selection of more than 80 texts by nearly 60 authors taken from novels, memoirs, correspondence, poems, songs, plays, etc. to appreciate the art of libertinism in the 18th century from Marivaux to Sade via Crébillon, Diderot, Voltaire, Abbé Prévost, Beaumarchais, Choderlos de Laclos, Casanova ... The phases of seduction, soft tickets, confidences, games crossovers and other jokes of the feeling of love are illustrated by the works of artists of this time, such as Boucher, Fragonard, Greuze, Lancret, Saint-Aubin, Watteau and other cantors of the Fête galante.

 

Publisher : French and European Publications Inc; 0 edition (January 1, 2012)
Language: : French
Hardcover : 495 pages
ISBN-10 : 2850885347
ISBN-13 : 978-2850885341
Item Weight : 10.67 pounds
Dimensions : 11.42 x 2.99 x 15.28 inches