Les Delices Du Sentiment; Or the Passionate Lovers: In a Series of Letters Which Have Recently Passed Between Two Celebrated Characters … with a Translation from the Originals. Written in Cypher.

London: J. Macgowan, 1781.

Price: $250.00

About the item

First edition. In French and English. 176 pp. 8vo. Bound in half snakeskin by J. Franklin Mowery. ESTC T131511.

Item #249377

Here is a contemporary review of this anonymous epistolary love story: "Of all the pap that was ever prepared in the nursery of Venus, for the use of her pretty babes, this is the most insipid." (THE MONTHLY REVIEW, Vol LXVII, p. 70).