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The joy of sex

Author: Alex Comfort
Publisher: London : Mitchell Beazley, 2003, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [30th anniversary ed., completely rev. and updated.]View all editions and formats

In this title, Dr Comfort covers the subject of sex in a refreshingly light-hearted yet knowledgeable way. He addresses concerns about sex and health, and balances the need for a responsible attitude  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Comfort
ISBN: 1840007850 9781840007855
OCLC Number: 57613066
Notes: This ed. originally published: 2002.
Description: 240 pages [8] leaves of color plates : portraits, illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Ingredients: love; fidelity; safer sex; tenderness; women (by her for him); men (by him for her); nakedness; exhibitionism; being in tune with your body and that of your partner; exploring all the erogenous zones. Appetizers: real sex; food; dancing; exercises; clothed intercourse; femoral intercourse; kisses; handwork; pattes d'araignee; friction rub; feathers; tongue bath; blowing; bites; fighting. Main courses: postures; mouth music; variety; matrimonial; missionary position; positions for the more adventurous. Sauces: playtime; Chinese style; Indian style; Japanese style; Turkish style; South Slav style; clothes and accessories; leather, rubber and masks; equipment; pornography; bondage, harness and chains; vibrators; foursomes. Venues: beds; bathing; jokes and follies; open air; swings; rocking chair; railways; motorcars; horseback; remote control. Health and other issues: AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases; health and doctors; virginity; frigidity; frequency; excesses; impotence; menopause; age; obesity; bisexuality; pain; fetishes; transvestism; birth control; infertility; termination. (Part contents)
Responsibility: Alex Comfort.


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"Comfort never loses sights of his prime intention: to encourage people to give and receive pleasure. The Joy of Sex has as much to offer 2002 as it had for 1972." Claire Rayner "An improvable Read more...

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