Frankfurt/M., Bern, New York, Paris, 1991. 368 pp., 67 fig.
Contents: Language and eroticism in Cleland's Fanny Hill - Venette's popular sex guide - Antiaristocratic and anticatholic
erotica - The erotic art of Henry Fuseli - The mathematics of desire in 18th-century art and literature - The theatrical texts
of the Marquis de Sade.