Private Case — Public Scandal - Peter FryerSecker & Warburg, 1966, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Good+ Dust Wrapper. A little rubbing to the edges of the dust wrapper, more heavily so at the top edge with scuffing to the lower panel. Price Clipped. Edges of the text block lightly tanned.
From the cover: “Anyone who has asked for Krafft-Ebing at the British Museum knows what it is like to be treated like a prurient schoolboy. In fact the levels of censorship are pretty elaborate. The ‘Cupboard’ books, sexological or mildly erotic, are never seen without a personal interview with an official. To see any of the 5,000 pornographic items in the Private Case, you must first submit a written application. Finally there is the ‘S.S.’: libellous and confidential books, never seen by anyone, their very titles being suppressed.
Size: 8" x 5¼"
Number of Pages: 160
Cover Art By: Kenneth Reilly
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