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The Marquis de Sade

A Life

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PAPERBACK

$31.00 • £24.95 • €28.00

ISBN 9780674003927

Publication Date: 11/01/2000

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577 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

Not for sale in UK & British Commonwealth (except Canada)

  • Acknowledgments
  • A Note on Translation
  • 1. Son and Heir
  • 2. Love and Marriage
  • 3. Scandalous Debauch
  • 4. In the Flames of Passion
  • 5. The Arcueil Affair
  • 6. Fatal Passion
  • 7. Marseilles
  • 8. In Prison at Miolans
  • 9. Wolf-Man
  • 10. Italy
  • 11. The Shot
  • 12. Vincennes-House of Silence
  • 13. A Surprise at Aix
  • 14. The Golden Dawn of a Beautiful Day
  • 15. Vincennes, Again
  • 16. Signals
  • 17. Sex in Prison
  • 18. The Visit
  • 19. Writer
  • 20. The Bastille
  • 21. Sodom
  • 22. The Revolution
  • 23. “Amidst Madmen and Epileptics”
  • 24. “Free at Last”
  • 25. Citizen Sade
  • 26. The Guillotine Beneath Our Windows
  • 27. On My Knees, Dying of Hunger
  • 28. Charenton
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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