Poetica Erotica


This book has a black and white dj with black spine lettering and gold framing. Dust jacket is edgeworn, with some soil; book has mild soil on front cover and spine, as well as spotting at page edges. An onionskin dust jacket (in fair condition with edgewear and tears) is over the regular DJ. Inner pages are clean and unmarked. This volume contains "more than 650 amatory poems and ballads -- lovely, curious, charming, passionate and ribald." The dust jacket flap notes that "the vulgar and the coarse have been avoided" in this anthology. 770 pages; approx. 6"x9".



  • POETICA EROTICA
  • T.R. Smith
  • Crown Publishers, 1927