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SHUNGA.  [Pillow Book] Chinese Erotica - Hand-Painted Scenes of Erotic Positions

SHUNGA. [Pillow Book] Chinese Erotica - Hand-Painted Scenes of Erotic Positions

SHUNGA.  [Pillow Book] Chinese Erotica - Hand-Painted Scenes of Erotic Positions

SHUNGA. [Pillow Book] Chinese Erotica - Hand-Painted Scenes of Erotic Positions

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  • good
  • Hardcover
Condition
Good
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Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts
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$750.00
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About This Item

1910. IN GOOD++ CONDITION. Circa 1910? Accordian folding book, measuring 4-1/4 inches tall, by 2 inches wide, with 24 folding panels, depicting 6 hand-painted, ink and watercolor scenes of graphic, erotic sexual positions. The male genitals are not exaggerated, the scenes are depicted unclothed, while laying on rugs, leaves and fabric. The females depicted have unbound hair, sometimes wearing a red ribbon in it. No text on panels. Covers are paper over boards, with Chinese characters on front and back covers. Small corner damp mark, not affecting the images, slight rubbing to edges, occasional light foxing. COLORS ARE STILL VIBRANT.. Hard Cover. Good. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall.

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Bookseller
Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
003310
Title
SHUNGA. [Pillow Book] Chinese Erotica - Hand-Painted Scenes of Erotic Positions
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Binding
Hardcover
Date published
1910
Keywords
Shunga Erotic Art Erotica Chinese Hand Painted Handpainted
Bookseller catalogs
EROTICA/SEXUAL;
Size
32mo - over 4" - 5" tall

Terms of Sale

Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member

***Prompt, friendly service, with all books carefully packed*** All orders shipped via the United States Postal Service. We will be happy to give you a quote on International shipping rates. Shipping costs may increase with heavy or oversized books. Any special requests will be billed at actual or estimated cost. MASS Residents, please add 6.25% sales tax. Returns accepted with prior approval, within 10 days of receipt of book, if book not as described. email - monroe.bridge.books@gmail.com, or call - 413 743-2131

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Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member

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Biblio.com member since: 2005
Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts
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About Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member

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