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The Marquis de Sade : a life

Author: Neil Schaeffer
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A biography of the 18th century soldier and writer who gave his name to sadism. The book portrays Sade as a political rabble-rouser whose 11-year sentence in a mental asylum was for more than just claiming sexual deviation was natural.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Schaeffer, Neil, 1940-
Marquis de Sade.
New York : Knopf, 1999
(OCoLC)607229146
Named Person: Sade, marquis de; Sade, marquis de; Donatien Alphonse François de Sade; Donatien Alphonse François de Sade; Sade, marquis de
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Schaeffer
ISBN: 0679404074 9780679404071
OCLC Number: 38521438
Description: xiii, 567 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Son and heir --
Love and marriage --
Scandalous debauch --
In the flames of passion --
The arcueil affair --
Fatal passion --
Marseilles --
In prison at Miolans --
Wolf-man --
Italy --
The shot --
Vincennes --
house of silence --
A surprise at aix --
The golden dawn of a beautiful day --
Vincennes, again --
Signals --
Sex in prison --
The visit --
Writer --
The Bastille --
Sodom --
The revolution --
"Amidst madmen and epileptics" --
"Free at last" --
Citizen Sade --
The guillotine beneath our windows --
On my knees, dying of hunger --
Charenton.
Responsibility: Neil Schaeffer.
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A biography of the 18th century soldier and writer who gave his name to sadism. The book portrays Sade as a political rabble-rouser whose 11-year sentence in a mental asylum was for more than just claiming sexual deviation was natural.

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