Erotic poetry and prose
Cover handmade genuine leather (shagreen)
Format 140x210 mm
100 numbered copies.
Paper GardaPat (Italy)
Painted the upper part of the edge with embossed gold foil
One of the amazing features of Russian civilization – the extraordinary freedom of its media. Today we boldly and openly and West, and East. Although sex and the erotic words not Russian, it does not mean that the borrowing of these terms is nothing like this in Russia was not. Just talking about them openly in the first pavine the XIX century it was considered indecent, and characteristic of Russian sexual freedom, in practice, combined with the hypocrisy and restraint in its public expression. Moreover, it is interesting to observe the gradual liberation from the shackles of sensuality sexy-literary taboos on the best samples of Russian erotic poetry and prose of the XIX-XX centuries.
The book is illustrated reproduced lithographs by Vasily Vlasov.