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COCU - Dissertation Etymologique, Historique et Critique Sur Les Diverse Origines Du Mot Cocu [Etymological, Historical and Critical essay On the Various Origins Of the Word Cuckold ]
Blois [France]: Imprimerie de Felix Jauyer, 1835 l'Academie de Blois (de Petigny), Blois, 1835 and Imprimerie de Felix Jauyer. Wrappers. 12mo., 72 pp. Collation complete. Spine gone; otherwise generally quite a nice copy of a hard to find piece of sexual etymological scholarship. See Graesse, Vol. II, p. 410, col 1. Rose 1404, "suppressed and very rare". In French [one page in Latin]. A strange and oddly precious paperback production from 1835, written anonymously by a member of l'Academie de Blois, on the origins of the word "cuckold". Avec des Notes et Pieces Justificatives Par un Membre de L'Academie de de Blois [De Petigny] Augmente de Origine du Cocuange. Collation: half-title, v.'Blois, Imprimerie de Felix Jauyer,' blank, v. woodcut of "Cocu' pointing to his horns, title-page, v.blank, dedication in Latin, v. blank, text with signature '2.' 72 pp. Complete. Rare. Unlikely you'll see another. L6
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