Magica Sexualis, Emile Laurent and Prof. Paul Nagour
Translated by Raymond Sabatier
First English language edition of one of the first major studies of western sexual occultism. Limited to 3,000 copies privately issued by the anthropological branch of Falstaff Press, of which this is number 1924. With decorated endpapers, illustrated title page and a cabinet of over 30 unusual illustrations, as well as a bibliography.
New York: Falstaff Press, 1934. Publisher's original gilt stamped cloth boards, pp. xx + 274 + xx plates. In about good condition. Boards show shelfwear and rubbing with a scuff to back panel, light fraying to spine crown. Front and rear joint sprung. Blindstamp to half-title, else internally clean. Very scarce.