Considered one of the truly great French writers of the nineteenth century, famed poet and novelist Alfred de Musset once decided (as great French writers are. Gamiani, Or Two Nights Of Excess by Alfred De Musset, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. None of them came close to the outrageous and unquenchable needs portrayed with knowing horror in de Musset’s Gamiani. One character.

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Language, Gender, and Sexuality. There are numerous descriptions of extremely sexual, orgiastic events in churches, convents.

To his dismay, their affair went nowhere, and he decided to use all those gammiani up passions writing erotic fiction. To be sure, it keeps close to the more familiar themes of 18th and 19th c.

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Apr 16, Booklovinglady rated it really liked it Shelves: Be the first to ask a question about Gamiani, or Two Nights of Excess. Emily Sarcos rated it really liked it Mar 30, The three tell erotic stories in between mindless and violent couplings. Considered one of the truly great French writers of the nineteenth century, famed jusset and novelist Alfred de Musset once decided as great French writers are wont to do to try his hand at erotic fiction. What did I just read?


Jun 19, Tim Gamiahi rated it really liked it Shelves: Views Read Edit View history. Although Gamiani is deftly translated and nicely packaged, I found it distasteful and disturbing rather than arousing.

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The rest of my review can be found here http: The prose flows elegantly and makes the book difficult gamisni put down. Trivia About Gamiani, or Two N While the actual story was only 92 pages, it was certainly what you would say “bang for your buck! It has completely changed my opinion about cher Musset! Written init is virulently anti-church. Years later, elder brother Paul gamixni Musset would preserve these, and many other details, for posterity, in a biography on his famous younger brother.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Well-written, erotic, and an astonishingly sympathetic view gxmiani lesbian sex. Joshua Simon rated it really liked it Apr 30, Bruno rated it really liked it May 11, Liz Litchfield Review Date: Apr 27, Octavio rated it liked it Shelves: Consider it an experiment.

What that Edition does have is excellent erotic illustrations by Vania Zouravliov.

Musset answered to this with a poem of his own: This page was last edited on 29 Decemberat Musset’s Nuits —, Nights trace his emotional upheaval of his love for George Sand, from early despair to final resignation. I thought that I had seen it all when it came to historical erotica: The two females then tell their stories De Sade style of debauchery and histories including most in robust forthright style — this is adult porn really.


Books by Alfred de Musset. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Alcide, ever the Peeping Tom, watches again from a hole in the wall.

Gamiani, Or Two Nights Of Excess

May 6, Publication Date: A bit disappointing second part of the book in terms of narrative style and description of umsset epilogue To ask other readers questions about Gamiani, or Two Nights of Excessplease sign up.

While certain acts in this story were difficult to read comfortably, I must say that Baxter’s translation is beautiful.

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