Sexuality and Victorian Literature (Signed copy)
Signed by contributor Morton Cohen, and from his library
First US edition, first printing. Hardback in dustwrapper. 23.5 × 16cm, 268pp.
This copy comes from the library of pre-eminent Victorian Lewis Carroll and literature scholar Professor Morton N Cohen. He has signed the ffep. He contributed the first chapter entitled "Lewis Carroll and Voctorian Morality"
The essays in this book explore the interaction of fear, passion, and lust in the pages of Victorian literature. In the area of human sexuality, the contributors assert, the feelings expressed and repressed 100 years ago can help us better our understanding of ourselves. Authors examined include Lewis Carroll, Bram Stoker, Thomas Hardy, Charles Dickens, Swinburne, etc
This copy is in very good condition, with a little dusting to the pages' top edge.