The Monk. Introduction by Debendra P Varma, wood-engravings by George Tute

LEWIS, Matthew


Publisher: London, Folio Society, 1984. First edition thus
Description: 8vo, black cloth spine, marbled boards. Very good in the slipcase

The sado-erotic novel, first published in 1795, was met with such storms of condemnation and accusations of obscenity, that Lewis revised it for (the many) subsequent. editions. This Folio Society edition reprints the full text of the first edition

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