Lot 167

Erotica.- Brantome Bourdeille (Pierre de)

La vie des dames galantes, 3 vol., LIMITED EDITION, copy n. 35 of 475 on Imperial Japan paper, 24 colour copperplate engravings by Malassis and Charles Thévenin, original sketches on thin paper to vol. 1, vol. 3 with plates in three states, including 1 copper plate, unbound, original dust jacket, Javal & Bourdeaux, Paris, 1930-31; Die Erotik in der Photographie, b/w and colour illustrations, original cloth, Verlag für Kulturforschung, Wien et al., 1931; Mergen (Armand) Sexualforschung: Stichwort und bild, 2 vol., illustrations, quarter calf with cloth, Verlag für Kulturforschung, Hamburg, 1962; Brunn (Ludwig von) Ars Erotica. Die erotische Buchillustration im Frankreich des 18. Jahrhunderts, 3 vol., b/w and colour illustrations, original dust jacket, Harenberg, 1989, with a quantity of other works on similar subjects, v.s. (quantity) [not subject to return]

Estimate: £200-£300