Considered one of the truly great French writers of the nineteenth century, famed poet and novelist Alfred de Musset once decided (as great French writers are. Gamiani, Or Two Nights Of Excess by Alfred De Musset, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. None of them came close to the outrageous and unquenchable needs portrayed with knowing horror in de Musset’s Gamiani. One character.
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The two females then tell their stories De Sade style of debauchery and histories including most in robust forthright style — this is adult porn really. That is why I am happy to re Gamiani is a somewhat Sadean quasi-Gothic erotic novel of the s which has been attributed, although not certainly, to Alfred De Musset and which even reached the hands of Edith Wharton no less.
Reputedly inspired by the debauched history of Musset’s former lover-the irrepressible George Sand-it is the classic erotic story of one man, two women. D Sensuality Burning Book Type: However, you would not know any of this from my Edition, a second-hand copy of its inclusion in the Erotic Prints Society’s ‘Scarlet Library’ which has no introduction, notes or mhsset.
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What did I just read? Feb 15, Natalia rated it really liked it. His mother was similarly accomplished, and her role as a society hostess, – for example her drawing-room parties, luncheons, and dinners, held in the Musset residence – left a lasting impression on young Alfred.
I thought that I had seen it all when it came to historical erotica: Apr 14, Reetta Saine rated it really liked it Shelves: There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
Thiers had demanded that France should own the left bank of the Rhine described as France’s “natural boundary”as it had under Napoleon, despite the territory’s German population.
Gamiani, or Two Nights of Excess
Apr 17, Maan Kawas rated it really liked it. Buy Gamiani, or Two Nights of Excess: Sep 26, Jesse rated it liked it. During this time he also involved himself in polemics during the Rhine crisis ofcaused by the French prime minister Adolphe Thiers, who as Minister of the Interior had been Musset’s superior. Assuming you do not have serious problems with ‘disgust’ this is, after all, only an exercise in the imaginationthe bulk of the book is a very erotic read indeed but it is definitely not for faint hearts.
May 6, Publication Date: Jan 07, A Reader’s Heaven rated it really liked it Shelves: There are numerous descriptions of extremely sexual, orgiastic events in churches, convents.
Want to Read saving…. Author supposedly wrote it as an expose of his former lover, George Sand.
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Gamiani is a somewhat Sadean quasi-Gothic erotic novel of the s which has been attributed, although not certainly, to Alfred De Musset and which even reached the hands of Edith Wharton no less. Books by Alfred de Musset. Published February 6th by Harper Perennial first published Open Preview See a Problem? Nina Schmidt rated it liked it Oct 14, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Mussrt evening climaxes aha! While certain acts in this story were difficult to read comfortably, I must say that Baxter’s translation is beautiful.
The glorious result was Gamiania classic tale of sensual pleasure and sexual excess. Consider it an experiment.
Considered one of the truly great French writers of the nineteenth century, musseh poet and novelist Alfred de Musset once decided as great French writers are wont to do to try his hand at erotic fiction.
Overly erotic for the duration, the tale encompasses two nights of passion between two women and a man and, during that time, they tell the stories of their first times The prose flows elegantly and makes the book difficult to put down.
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He is not disappointed as Gamiani soon comes up with the shy fifteen-year old Fanny and proceeds to debauch her. Aug 07, Howard rated it really liked it Shelves: Nov 23, Tony rated it liked it. It is difficult to believe this book was written in As for the story, it is a tale of extreme and destructive erotic passion with the standard issue references to the depravities to be found in convents and amongst the clergy but it is rather well written.
Apr 27, Octavio rated it liked it Shelves: Joshua Simon rated it really liked it Apr 30, That is why I am happy to refer to it here while suggesting you find an edition with more background information. This is definitely not the book for those who like their romance sweet and light, nor is it a story for those who are looking for the definitive French literature – however, if you fall somewhere in between and have no problem with sexual depravity and graphic descriptions then you may very well enjoy this.
Years later, elder brother Paul de Musset would preserve these, and many other details, for posterity, in a biography on his famous younger brother. Though not perfect by any means, it succeeds in its aims and provides an insight into a mind-set whose next full literary flowering, after a gap, would be in the Decadent Movement.
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