:::The Erotikon, Being an Illustrated Treasury of Scientific Marvels of Human Sexuality

The Erotikon, Being an Illustrated Treasury of Scientific Marvels of Human Sexuality

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Dr. Augustin Cabanes, trans. Robert Meadows (Privately Issued by Anthropological Press, New York, 1933, #324/1500, signed by the translator)
10″ X 6.5″,xv 254pp + 30 plates at end, hardbound, red cloth boards and vellum spine with gilt titles and decorations, deckled edges, tipped in limitation notice on parchment, signed by Robert Meadows. Very good condition.

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The Erotikon, Being an Illustrated Treasury of Scientific Marvels of Human Sexuality, Dr. Augustin Cabanes, trans. Robert Meadows (Privately Issued by Anthropological Press, New York, 1933, #324/1500, signed by the translator)
10″ X 6.5″,xv 254pp + 30 plates at end, hardbound, red cloth boards and vellum spine with gilt titles and decorations, deckled edges, tipped in limitation notice on parchment, signed by Robert Meadows. Very good condition.

Dr. Augustin Cabanès (1862-1928) was a French doctor, historian and author of numerous works of fiction and history. He was known for his books on historical medical mysteries. In 1894, he founded Chronique m_dicale, a popular journal dealing with unpublished articles on the health of literary and historical figures. Chapters include: Ancient and Medieval Conceptions, Laws and Devices of Sex; Occult and Scientific Sex Tests; Extraordinary Pregnancies; Marvellous and Monstrous Births; Methods and Recipes for Beautifying Breasts; Polymastia: Six-Breasted Woman