||THE EROTIC MUSEUM IN BERLIN by
Hans Jurgen Dopp. Parkstone Press. London. 2000. 10 x 13
DJ. 256p. 376 illustrations. A survey, with an abundance of images,
of the Erotic Museum in Berlin. $55
EROTIC ARTS by Peter Webb. New York Graphic Society. Boston. 1975.
7 x 9.75 514p. DJ. 276 illustrations. First US edition.
An authoritative survey of erotica with the emphasis on the West.
Peter Webb is a noted and well-known English art historian. Slight
marring of the cover, but otherwise in good condition. $45
||Ars EROTICA by Edward Lucie-Smith.
Rizzoli. NY. 1977. 0.5 x 11.5 192p. DJ. 175 illustrations.
A look at the way in which perceptions of the erotic have changed
at turning points in Western history with every kind of sexuality,
from group to solitary, represented. $40
Erotic Art of the Early 19th Century by Hans-Jurgen Dopp. Elephant
& Mouse. Bearsville, NY. 2000. 11.25 x 12 224p. Hard
cover with DJ.
225 illustrations. An extensive collection of erotic prints and lithographs
originating from the July Monarchy (1830-48), the period in which
the new technique of lithography became widespread in France. $75
by Tomi Ungerer. Grove Press. NY. 1969. 9.75 x 13 61 plates.
Heavy art stock. First printing. Folio of satirical portrayals of
mechanized sex. Some scratches on the cover, but otherwise in fine
EROTICISM by Piero Lorenzoni. Crescent Books. NY. 1984. 8.75
x 11 Hard cover with DJ. 96p. 94 illustrations. Survey of erotic
art in England over several centuries. Mint condition. $55
IN POMPEII The Secret Rooms of the National Museum of Naples. Text
by Michael Grant. Wm. Morrow. NY. 1975. 9.5 x 11.5 Cloth
cover with DJ. 171p. An expose of wall paintings, statues, and mosaics
contained in the hidden erotica of Pompeii at the National
Museum at Naples. $50
The cult of ecstacy by Indra Sinha. Hamlyn. London. 2000. 8.5
x 11 Soft cover. 154p. A rare collection of erotic and Tantric
literature and lavish illustrations from the classical, medieval and
modern periods. A two thousand- year-old guide to the spiritual and
erotic mysteries of Tantra. $20
DOR (Golden Lotus). M.R.A.H. - K.M.K.G. Brussels. 1993. 8
x 8 59p. 18 works illustrated. Soft cover. Exhibition catalogue
of the contemporary erotic art of Chinese artist ZHU XINJIAN. Text
in French. $25
||SHUNGA The Erotic Art of Japan
by Marco Fagioli. Universe. NY. 1998. 9 x 10.75 174p.
186 color illustrations. Hard cover with DJ. This book offers readers
a collection of rare prints, highly informative captions, as well
as text introducing the various periods and defining characteristics
of the genre. $65
||STRANGERS IN PARADISE: the Foreign
Image in Japanese Art & Shunga by Richard Lane. Japan. 1998. 9.5
x 11.5 151p. 46 color illustrations (some double page). 237
B/W illustrations. Soft cover with DJ. A book dealing with the when
and how the Japanese first learned of the varied wonders of the Occident.
Text in Japanese and English. $97
NETSUKE. Sagemonoya. Yabane Co.. Tokyo. 1999. 9 x 12 40p.
99 photos. Soft cover. An overview of fine 18th and 19th century netsuke.
Privately printed. Mint. $45
INTERNATIONAL MUSEUM OF EROTIC ART. San Francisco. 1973. 5.5
x 8.25 64p. 58 illustrations. Soft wrap. Privately printed survey
of the best items in the Kronhausens museum of Erotic Art in
San Francisco, defunct since 1975. $10
JOURNAL OF EROTICA ADDRESS BOOK. Midsummer Books. London. 1993. 6
x 7.75 33 illustrations. Hard cover. An address books featuring
a collection of vintage photographs and illustrations from the 19th
and early 20th
NEW YORK - A Guide to the Red Hot Apple. City & Company. New York.
1997. 4 x 6.5 144p. Paperback. An interesting listing
of erotic things to do in New York City. $13
- 20s-50s. Taschen. Berlin. 1990. 9 x 12 49 full page
illustrations. Soft cover. A forty year overview of the pin-up illustrations
by the famous Peruvian born artist, Alberto Vargas. $18
||OLIVIA - Catalogue Raisonne, 1980-1995.
Robert Bane Ltd. California. 1996. 9.25 x 15.25 DJ(slightly
marred). 96p 149 illustrations. Fifteen years of Olivias giclees,
lithographs, art posters and collector portfolios. $100
DU SEIN (Mythology of the Breast) with an introduction by Lo Duca.
Jean-Jacques Pauvert. Paris. 1965. 7.25 x 7.25 245p. Many
illustrations covering the fields of art, photography, film, etc.
on a subject that has fascinated humans for centuries. Text in French.