Nineteenth-Century Pornography Representative Works - Essay

Representative Works

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)

The Lustful Turk (novel) 1828
Letters from a Friend in Paris (novel) 1874
Rosa Fielding, or, A Victim of Lust (novel) 1876
The Amatory Experiences of a Surgeon (novel) 1881
Randiana (novel) 1884
My Secret Life (memoirs) c. 1890

Henry Spencer Ashbee
Centuria librorum absconditorum [as Pisanus Fraxi] (bibliography) 1879

Honoré de Balzac
Droll Stories (short stories) 1874

John Benjamin Brookes
The Seducing Cardinal (satire) 1830

George Gordon, Lord Byron
Don Juan (poem) 1819-24
Don Leon (poem) 1886

George Cannon, publisher
Birchen Bouquet; or, Curious and Original Anecdotes of Ladies fond of administering the Birch Discipline (erotica) c. 1830
The Elements of Tuition and Modes of Punishment (erotica) c. 1830
The Exhibition of Female Flagellants (erotica) c. 1830

Giacomo Casanova
Mémoirs de J. Casanova de Seingalt, écrits par lui-même (autobiography) 1826

John Cleland
Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure Fanny Hill (novel) 1749

William Dugdale, publisher
Nunnery Tales, or Cruising under False Colours: A Tale of Love and Lust. 3 vols. (novel) n.d.
The New Ladies' Tickler; or The Adventures of Lady Lovesport and The Audacious Harry (novel) 1866

George Lippard
The Quaker City; or the Monks of Monk Hall. A Romance of Philadelphia Life, Mystery, and Crime (novel) 1845

Guy de Maupassant
À la feuille de rose: maison turque (play) 1875

Leopold von Sacher-Masoch
Venus in Furs (novel) n.d.

Donatien Alphonse François, Marquis de Sade
Justine (novel) 1781
The 120 Days of Sodom (novel) 1785
Aline and Valcour (novel) 1788
The Philosopher in the Boudoir (nonfiction) 1795
Juliette (novel) 1796

George Augustus Sala
The Mysteries of Verbena House (novel) n.d.

Percy Byshhe Shelley
Queen Mab (poetry) 1813

St. George Stock
The Romance of Chastisement (novel) 1866

Algernon Charles Swinburne
The Flogging Block (poetry) n.d.
Poems and Ballads (poetry) 1866

Paul Verlaine
Les Amies (poetry) 1867

John Wilkes
An Essay on Woman (satire) c. 1763