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This book is not written for the casual reader, or many people at all, but rather the cancers on the face of the planet such as de Sade himself, se live Nietzsche’s laws sdoomei the fullest, and expect nothing of life but to usurp it and its inhabitants of all pleasure. During the French Revolution he was an elected delegate to the National Convention. Retrieved 27 March Archived from the original on 30 November But if you’re in search of a book that shows off the worst of mankind, one written with an indefatigable, demonically fertile imagination, this will open your eyes.

I took the reading of it as a serious task, an unpleasant but necessary obligation. In a remote castle, a quartet of wealthy, powerful men indulge their darkest Libertine desires. I support the publication of all ideas. If I must, however, I would place the book in the hands of one either flayed of all society’s prejudice, and locked in the cell of their own mind xodomei Sade was whilst writing such a text, or those bled and scabbed to the point of nihilism.

Anyway, so I told her this book is “Off als map disgusting” and now I’m including it in the review, per her request.

But I still don’t like this book. It has always seemed to me that, for all of his attempts to break absolutely with the morality of his times, de Sade was still trapped by the trick of deciding that anything disapproved of by the morality of his times must, perforce, be a virtue.



Writing was his way to fight for freedom. I read, I think, the Project Guttenberg version, whichever one that is. De Sade wrote his books in prison and they were a combination of atheist thought shown in his contempt for the Church and of the sexual mores of this period amongst that class.

Explicit use of et al. In between, I had to read The Holy Bible and happy children’s books.

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And the reason why isn’t because you were disturbed or offended or shocked, but that by about Day 35, you had become so completely deadened, you just quit. The basic plot is that of a group of four extremely debauched libertines holding a variety of victims hostage in a chateau and indulging themselves in sensuality, beginning with minor interests and building towards the most corrupt imaginable.

It existed during de Sade’s time, and it exists now. The ceremony is interrupted when the Duke fondles several victims skdomei prostitutes.

Pasolini’s writing collaborator Sergio Citti had originally been attached to direct the zie version of the Marquis de Sade ‘s The Days of Sodom. Again, not the best Sade if you want to get turned on.

Offensive to a Reasonable Adult: During breakfast, the daughters enter the dining hall naked to serve food. Sade stands against much of what I believe in.

In fact, historical research shows the de Sade family using both the title of Marquis AND Comte Count at various times, since a Marquis consists of multiple counties hence the term “counts”, just as a county is made up of baronies hence “baron” I, personally, find it odd they would use a “lesser” title.


Stories are told within stories; love, travel and the whims of destiny. It had a brief theatrical run in Italy before being banned in January and was released in the United States the following year on 3 October We look at one another. Now in my collection Obviously, I agree 210 Brother 2. The four libertines who drive the plot, kidnap women and children and take them into a mountain retreat where four harlots tell stories e I don’t know if this is the version I read.

In fact, it’s on NetFlix, so get it. Three and a Half Minutes in Heaven with Wim. The Duke Giorgio Cataldi At the end of the book, Sade confronts us with some absolutely brutal and revolting scenes mixing sex and torture, a million time more repulsive and revolting, yet, as through out the book he makes up, page after page, assimilate the unacceptable, we go through this last unbearable scene unarmed.

Salò, or The 120 Days of Sodom

Inthe DVD was finally passed uncut with an ‘R18’ rating. There are blood orgies, spree murders, gratuitous body fluids and a gleeful desecration of the eucharist. Apr 14, Jeff rated it it was amazing. Considering the time period this must have been shocking. The film’s reputation for pushing boundaries has led some critics to criticize or avoid it; zioe Time Out film guide, for example, deemed the film a “thoroughly objectionable piece of work,” adding that it “offers no insights whatsoever into power, politics, history or sexuality.

Apr 08, Adrian Colesberry rated it liked it.