Washington DC: The Warm - Soft Village Press, (1972). First Edition. Wraps. Small 4to. Printed wraps. SIGNED BY AUTHOR Levy to copyright page. Mild handling wear. Overall, clean, sound. Very good +. Item #15608
A collection of traditional Korean sex jokes, compiled and translated by the author. The proliferation of sex jokes in Korea during the late 15th Century through to the 17th Century under the Yi Dynasty, came about as a direct reaction by the peasant class to their exclusion from literature, which was controlled by Confucian doctrine and the ruling aristocracy. This a scarce attempt to document this significant Eastern oral tradition. Signed and numbered by the author. 236 of 300 copies. 263pp. Volume III in the author's Sino Japanese Sexology Classics Series. OCLC notes a good number of copies, though scarce in commerce.