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Padlocks and Girdles of Chastity: An historical and descriptive notice by  Alcide) (Bonneau - Hardcover - First edition in English - 1892 - from Thorn Books (SKU: 18142)

Padlocks and Girdles of Chastity: An historical and descriptive notice

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Padlocks and Girdles of Chastity: An historical and descriptive notice

by (Bonneau, Alcide)

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  • hardcover
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About This Item

Paris: Isidore Lideux, 1892. First edition in English. Hardcover. Fine. First edition in English, later furtively reprinted. 5 text illustrations. Includes Freydier's Speech Against Their Use. Contemporary three quarter morocco, spine in 6 compartments, gilt; t.e.g. A fine copy of an extremely interesting historical and descriptive account of Girdles of Virginity and their use among the Greeks, Romans and other nations. Translated from the French.

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Bookseller
Thorn Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
18142
Title
Padlocks and Girdles of Chastity: An historical and descriptive notice
Author
(Bonneau, Alcide)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition in English
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Isidore Lideux
Place of Publication
Paris
Date published
1892
Bookseller catalogs
Rare Books;

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All books returnable for any reason within seven days, providing only that they are received in the same condition as shipped. Shipments to an Arizona address must add appropriate sales tax. Libraries billed.

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About Thorn Books

Thorn Books offers antiquarian, rare and out-of-print books. Frequently updated catalogues are available online in our specialty areas: King Arthur; Early Britain; Western Americana; California; Literature; and Rare Books. We are open by appointment only. Thorn Books is a member of the Antiquarian Booksellers of American (ABAA), the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB), and the Independent League of Online Booksellers (IOBA).

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fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
First Edition
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morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]

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