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    Sale 2488 | Lot 134
    Price Realized: $1,625With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2488 Lot 134

      (MASTURBATION.) Onania: or, The Heinous Sin of Self-Pollution, and All its Frightful Consequences, (in both Sexes,) Consider'd; with Spiritual and Physical Advice to those who have already injur'd themselves by this abominable Practice . . . Fifteenth Edition. viii, 194; 142 pages. 2 parts in one volume. 8vo, 188x115 mm, contemporary panelled sheep, rebacked; contents foxed and soiled. London: J. Isted, 1730

      Estimate $400 - 600

      Fundamental work of scaremongering anti-masturbation literature, first published in an undated edition in the early 1700s and reprinted over 20 times by the end of the century.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,625