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Delta of Venus: Erotica by  Anais Nin - Hardcover - 1977 - from Diatrope Books and Biblio.com

Delta of Venus: Erotica

by Nin, Anais

Condition: Good/fair


Harcourt, 1977. Hardcover. Good/fair. Unmarked. Significant chipping and tears on dust jacket. One dog-eared page. This unclipped brown paper dust jacket has a woman on chair and was designed by Milton Glaser. 250p. Born to Cuban parents in France, Anais Nin (1903-1977) was an American diarist, essayist, novelist, and writer of short stories and erotica. These stories range from lyrical love to high comedy and deal with such subjects as the exotic pleasures of Paris in the 1930s and a woman's awakening to her sexual nature

An extraordinarily rich and exotic collection from the mistress of erotic writing   In Delta of Venus , Anais Nin pens a lush, magical world where the characters of her imagination possess the most universal of desires and exceptional of talents. Among these provocative stories, a Hungarian adventurer seduces wealthy women then vanishes with their money; a veiled woman selects strangers from a chic restaurant for private trysts; and a Parisian hatmaker named Mathilde leaves her husband for the opium dens of Peru.


  • Bookseller: Diatrope Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 28236
  • Title: Delta of Venus: Erotica
  • Author: Nin, Anais
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: fair
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0151246564
  • ISBN 13: 9780151246564
  • Publisher: Harcourt
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1977
  • Keywords: 20th Century Literature, Henry Miller, Poetry, Milton Glaser, Feminism, Women Writers, Erotica, 20th Century Writers, French Writers, Journal Writing, Diarist, Paris, 20th Century Paris, Milton Glaser, Fiction, Literature, 0151246564, 9780151246564
  • Bookseller catalogs: Fiction;
  • Subjects: FICTION / General;


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