Justine, Philosophy in the Bedroom and other writings
The Marquis de Sade
Grove Press, New York | 1965
Hardcover. 753 pp. 9” x 6.25”. First U.S. Edition. First printing. Tight binding. Clean text. Dust jacket shows wear (see photos). Boards in very good condition. Dust jacket has been wrapped in a plastic cover and book will be shipped promptly, with care.
My manner of thinking, so you say, cannot be approved. Do you suppose I care? A poor fool indeed is he who adopts a manner of thinking for others! My manner of thinking stems straight from my considered reflections; it holds with my existence, with the way I am made. It is not in my power to alter it; and were it, I'd not do so.