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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.

Important places

Charenton (3)


Paris (3,057)
Nièvre (7)


France (7,260)

Other geographical areas

Bourgogne-Franche-Comté (114)
Ile-de-France (3,166)