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The Marquis de Sade: A Very Short Introduction

Aims to disentangle the 'real' Marquis de Sade from his mythical and demonic reputation. This book examines Sade's life and work: his libertine novels, his championing of atheism, and his uniqueness in bringing the body and sex back into philosophy.

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Charenton (3)


Paris (3,057)
Nièvre (7)


France (7,260)