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Egan, Beresford and De Shane, Brian ( Catharine Bower Alcock ) De Sade: Being a Series of Wounds Inflicted With Brush and Pen, Upon Sadistic Wolves Garbed in Masochists' Wool , London, United Kingdom: The Fortune Press, 1929.

First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall FIRST EDITION Bound in the publishers vivid purple cloth with gilt title lettering to front board and spine. This edition, printed at The Botolph Printing Works, consists of Sixteen Hundred Copies, the First Hundred Being on Special Paper, Numbered and Signed. This statement is printed on the verso of the title page. N.B. This copy is one of the above mentioned sixteen hundred copies but is not one of the first hundred signed copies. All pages are present and correct and tightly bound with no inscriptions. Book sits solid and square with all corners sharp. Housed in the rather sinister and indulgently illustrated dustwrapper. Protected in a removable archival booksleeve to preserve its condition. Photographs of the book and the dustwrapper are available on request. A most outstanding copy of a very powerful book which demonstrates the highest qualities of Beresford Egan's individual and chilling art ! (Book ref. 000968 )  £ 235.00

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