Syracuse, NY: Kane & Kreins, 1888. Hardcover. G-. Item #3380
Fair, with text block and binding cracked at page 33. Hinges cracked. Back free endpaper missing. ; Original brown cloth covers with gilt ornamentation. Chromolithographed frontispiece.; 400 pages; Notes: "Embraci ng the interchangeable relations of man and woman. A faithful picture of life, from youth to old age, showing the effect of sexual excesses and transgressions. Giving the latest revelations concerning the sexual passion, their use and abuse. Touching upon everyday life, and lifting the veil of ignorance from the most vital subjects of to-day. It is a plain and practical treatise concerning the private, social, sexual, and parental relations of man and woman. Free from technical terms, and showing up human nature just as it exists to-day." blished also under titles: "Philosophy of the sexes" and "Love, wedlock and parentage."