The Perfumed Garden of the Sheik Nefzaoui or, The Arab art of Love. XVIth Century

Cosmopoli: For Private Circulation only, 1886. Pirated Edition. Hardcover. xv, 256p. Original vellum with beveled edges. 19cm. Cover heavily spotted. Backstrip wrinkled and darkened. Some chipping along edges. Contents sound but with good-sized brown spots on several pages and some soiling. This pirated edition was not published or authorized by Burton or the Kama Shastra Society. See Penzer's "An Annotated Bibliography of Sir Richard Francis Burton" at pages 173-175 for a description of the publishing history of Burton's translation. Good. Item #84564

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