SCHOOL LIFE IN PARIS. Social Studies of the Century Series.
Place Published: Paris & London
Publisher: Privately Printed
Date Published: no date (circa 1920s?)
Edition: Early reprint
Condition: Edges of covers worn, text somewhat tanned and fairly grubby with a few small stains, offsetting from plates, overall near very good
Book Id: 21969
83 pp., 4 tipped-in illustrations from photographs; small octavo (8 x 5.5 inches), black cloth spine and decorative boards (no cover title), paste-paper endpapers.
Originally published in 1897 this explicitly erotic tale of sexual initiation is told in the form of "A Series of  Letters from Blanche, Aged Seventeen, Who Has Just Been Sent to a Paris Finishing School, to Her Cousin Ethel, in England, With Whom She Had Formerly Been at School." The illustrations in this edition are reproductions from photographs of 2 young ladies engaged in explicit sexual activities. This edition not found on OCLC/Worldcat, not in Kearney Private Case (or Supplement), not in Mendes. Scarce.