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Fanny Hill - Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure by  John Cleland - 1st Edition - 1963 - from Collina Books and Biblio.co.uk

Fanny Hill - Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure

by Cleland, John

Condition: Near Fine /Very Good


London: Luxor Press. 1st edition by this Publisher - An almost fine copy with hand-cut pages & no name/inscription, leatherette boards with gilt decoration to front - A rare D/j with 2 tears ( closed/repaired with archival tape) very clean & protected by clear cello sleeve - Guaranteed posting 24hrs from St Ives in Cornwall St225 . Near Fine. Hard Back. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. 1963.

Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure, popularly known as Fanny Hill, is a novel by John Cleland. Written in 1748 while the author was in debtor's prison in London, it is considered the first modern "erotic novel" in English, and has become a byword for the battle of censorship of erotica.


  • Bookseller: Collina Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 011947
  • Title: Fanny Hill - Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure
  • Author: Cleland, John
  • Illustrator: Black/white drawings
  • Format/binding: Hard Back
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Luxor Press
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1963
  • Pages: 199
  • Keywords: Erotica
  • Bookseller catalogs: Erotica;
  • Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall.

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