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The Farce Of Sodom

ByJohn Wilmot

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Restoration Satirical Drama (ordered to be burned for lewdness 300 years ago) The Farce of Sodom, or the Quintessence of Debauchery, is infamous as the first piece of erotic literature written in the English language, considered so obscene posthumous printings were ordered to be destroyed and publishers jailed. The author, John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester was an English philanderer, friend of Charles II, and the character made famous by Johnny Depp in the movie ‘The Libertine’. Caution: Lewd in the extreme. For more details see www.century-17.com

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Publication Date
Aug 14, 2009
Language
English
ISBN
9780955992186
Category
Fiction
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): John Wilmot

Specifications

Pages
92
Binding
Paperback
Interior Color
Black & White
Dimensions
US Trade (6 x 9 in / 152 x 229 mm)

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