THE BODY AND THE DREAM: FRENCH EROTIC FICTION 1464-1900. London, Melbourne, New York: Quartet Books, . Octavo, boards. First edition. Includes fiction by Francois Rabelais, Denis Diderot, Honore de Balzac, Emile Zola, Guy de Maupassant, Joris-Karl Huysmans, Remy de Gourmont, Pierre Louys, Octave Mirbeau and others. A fine copy in near fine dust jacket with several faint scratches to rear panel. (#85332).