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Small Collection of Grove Press Erotica [23 Volumes].

New York: Grove Press, 1965-1968. First Editions/First American Editions. Hardcover. 1: Davids, Kenneth. The Softness on the Other Side of the Hole. New York, Grove Press. 1968. First edition of the author's first novel.
2: Howard, Monroe. Call me Brick. New York, Grove Press. 1967. "Ribald tale of a sexually precocious teen who tries to seduce her bachelor guardian, after learning about sex from a Cheyenne Indian at summer camp. Failing, she goes off on wild sexcapades, ending with her arrest as a high priced call girl in England while at an orgy for international diplomats." [Scheiner’ Comp. 674] First edition of author’s first novel.
3: Beardsley, Aubrey; Glassco, John. Under the Hill. New York, Grove Press. 1959. Richly illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley.
4: Sade, Marquis De; Seaver, Richard; Wainhouse, Austryn [trans], Paulhan, Jean; Blanchot, Maurice. The Complete Justine; Philosophy in the Bedroom & Other Writings. New York, Grove Press. 1965. 753pp.
5: Sade, Marquis De. The 120 Days of Sodom and Other Writings. New York: Grove Press, 1966. Introductions by Simone De Beauvoir and Pierre Klossowski. 799pp Anonymous & Legman, G. (Introduction)
6: My Secret Life [Complete in 2 Volumes]. New York, Grove Press. 1966. 2359pp.
7: Burroughs, William S. The Soft Machine. New York, Grove Press, 1966. 182pp. Illust.
8: Schwarz, John M. Oh, You Wretch! Harry Miles. New York, Grove Press. 1967. 111pp. Very funny comedy of the misadventures of an everyday man in open revolt against his day-to-day life.
9: Panduro, Leif; Malmberg, Carl [trans]. One of Our Millionaires is Missing. New York, Grove Press, 1967. 174pp. From one of Denmark's most popular authors; trans from original Danish. 
10: Beardsley, Aubrey; Glassco, John. Under the Hill. New York, Grove Press. 1959. 141pp.
11: Tuan, Jou Pu; Kuhn, Franz [trans]. A Seventeenth Century Erotic Moral Novel. New York, Grove Press. 1967. Translated from the German edition (The Prayer Mat of Flesh). 376pp. Illus (b/w plates).
12: Forberg, Fred Chas. Manual of Classical Erotology. New York, Grove Press. 1966. Two volumes in one. Latin text and English translation. [Vol. 1, 261pp. Vol. 2, 250pp]. Illus. (b/w plates).
13: Reage, Pauline. Story of O. Grove Press, Pub., NY, 1965; 1st edition, 1st printing; translated by Sabine d'Estree; Preface by Jean Paulhan; A Note on Story of O by Andre Pieyre de Mondiargues; fine condition with a fine dust jacket; Pauline Reage; Sexuality [Attributes:
14: Lenders, Jac. An Excess of Love. New York, Grove Press. 1968. 219pp.
15 Reynolds, Frank, as told to Michael McCluer. Freewheelin Frank: Secretary of the Angels.New York, Grove Press. 1967. 160pp.
16: Rechy, John. Numbers. New York, Grove Press. 1967. 256pp.
17: Anonymous [Glassco, John]. Harriet Marwood, Governess. New York, Grove Press. 1967. 251pp.
18: Gorling, Lars; Hollo, Anselm [trans]; Kuhlman, Roy [artist]. 491: a Novel. New York, Grove Press. 282pp.
19: Jefferis, B G; Nichols; Klonsky, Milton [ed], J L. Light on Dark Corners: A Complete Sexual Science and Guide to Purity Containing Advice to Maiden, Wife & Mother, etc.. New York, Grove Press, 1967. Reprint of original 1894 edition. 247pp. Illus. (b/w plates).
20: T.F. Jones, C.J. Reiter, J. Schultz & A. Shafton. 4 X 4: Stairway to the Sea; This Night in Sodom; Custom; The Apostate Heriger. New York Grove Press. 1962. 288pp. 
21: Anonymous. Sadopaideia: Being the Experiences of Cecil Prendergast Undergraduate of the University of Oxford Shewing How He was Led Through the Pleasant Paths of Masochism to the Supreme Joys of Sadism. Volume the First & Volume the Second. New York: Grove Press. 1967. 250pp.
22: Grosz, George; Miller, Henry [intro]. Ecce Homo. New York: Grove Press. 1966. np. Illus. (color and b/w). A reprint of the 1923 edition which originally brought legal action against Grosz for defaming public morals.
23: The Evergreen Review Reader 1957-1967: A ten-year anthology of America's leading literary magazine. New York, Grove Press. 1968. 777pp. Illus. (color and b/w plates). Great writing, pictures, cartoons, color photos. Very Good+ in DJ. Light/minor shelf, edge wear, some very sporadic foxing at tex block edges, a few closed tears in DJ, else tight, bright and unmarred.12mo-fo. Var. pag (see below). Item #9819

Price: $550.00

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