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Sade, De


Summary of Biography

Sade, a French aristocrat and writer of philosophy-laden works that were often violent. His repute for sexual cruelty, though based on rumor, led to the term " sadism" being named after him.Some philosophers contend that his works are meant to create anxiety.

Biography

Donatien - Alphonse - Fran├žois de Sade (1740 - 1814), better known as the Marquis de Sade, was a French nobleman and writer. A philosopher and extreme libertine, he wrote erotic narratives about sexual practices that are now known as Sadism. TheMarquis joined the army when he was fourteen and took part in the Seven Years War as acolonel of a cavalry regiment. He wrote most of his works in his confinement due to his scandalous conduct. His works included his famous Justine (1791) and Juliette (1797).

This section contains 3 books
The 120 Days of Sodom Volume II
The 120 Days of Sodom Volume II

by De Sade

US$ 19.99
The 120 Days of Sodom Volume I
The 120 Days of Sodom Volume I

by De Sade

US$ 44.99
The 120 Days of Sodom An Introduction
The 120 Days of Sodom An Introduction

by De Sade

US$ 14.99