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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You’ll send the devil back into our flesh. Although the theme of this novella is not different from other books gammiani its kind, this novella is very well-written and certainly makes an interesting read. He has a great style in writing, and once you read on of his works, you cannot leave it until finished. Buy Gamiani, or Two Nights of Excess: Apr 06, Angelica rated it liked it.

Open Preview See a Problem? His mother was similarly accomplished, and her role as a society hostess, gamani for example her drawing-room parties, luncheons, and dinners, held in the Musset residence – left a lasting impression on young Alfred. Lilian rated it really liked it Nov 01, Interesting as a period piece though. To see what gmaiani friends thought of this book, please sign up. While reading Gamianiit definitely helps if you know a little about French authors Alfred de Musset and George Sand and their short affair.

This article about a novel with a lesbiangaybisexualor transgender theme is a stub. There are numerous descriptions of extremely sexual, orgiastic events in churches, convents. Rather, de Musset draws a powerful but intensely unsettling picture of disillusionment with the power of love to provide meaning for sexual desire. Thiers had demanded that France should own the left bank of musseh Rhine described as France’s “natural boundary” gajiani, as it had under Napoleon, despite the territory’s German population.


Alcide, ever the Peeping Tom, watches again from a hole in the wall. The three tell erotic stories in between mindless and violent couplings. This article about an erotic novel of the 19th century is a stub. Its authorship is anonymous, but it is believed to have been written by Alfred de Musset and the lesbian eponymous heroine a portrait of his lover, George Sand.

Musset was born on 11 December in Paris. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. To ask other readers questions about Gamiani, or Two Nights of Excessplease sign up.

If you are in the mood for truly erotic historical fare, then you should be aware that classics of the genre such as Fanny HillThe Pearland My Secret Life are all in the public domain and online. I dislike books written only to shock, and this is very much that. Published February 6th by Harper Perennial first published Alfred de Musset is one of my favorite novelist and poets. Alfred de Musset died in his sleep on 2 May Apr 27, Octavio rated it liked it Shelves: Nina Schmidt rated it liked it Oct 14, This page was last edited on 29 Decemberat After attempts at careers in medicine which he gave up owing to a distaste for dissectionslaw, drawing, English and piano, he became one of the first Romantic writers, with his first collection of poems, Contes d’Espagne et d’ItalieTales of Spain and Italy.

To his dismay, their affair went nowhere, and he decided to use all those pent up passions writing erotic fiction. Language, Gender, and Sexuality. Interesting and worth a read at least once.


Gamiani – Wikipedia

The novel was illustrated with unsigned lithographs whose authorship remains unknown. Author supposedly wrote it as an expose of his former lover, George Sand. A bit disappointing second part of the book in terms of narrative style and description of the epilogue Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The book is interesting for two reasons 1 supposedly Alfred fancied the female author and bi-sexual George Sand Baroness Dudevant on whom the countess may be based.

Early indications of Musset’s boyhood talents were seen by his fondness for acting impromptu mini-plays based upon episodes from old romance stories he had read. The glorious result was Gamiania classic tale of sensual pleasure and sexual excess. The stories they tell include the rape of one in a monastery and the nearly fatal debauchment of another in a convent, as well as encounters with a number of animals, including an ape and gaiani donkey.

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This is a short erotic fiction written in by Alfred de Musset the author died in never acknowledging it. Be the first to ask a question about Gamiani, or Two Nights of Excess. Musset answered to this with a poem of his own: Part of the so erotic fiction written in the 19th century.

He was gamuani appointed librarian of the Ministry of Public Instruction in