The Perfumed Garden

Sheikh NEFZAOUI ( - 15th Cent.), translated by Richard Francis BURTON (1821 - 1890)

A fifteenth-century Arabic sex manual and work of erotic literature. The book presents opinions on what qualities men and women should have to be attractive, gives advice on sexual technique, warnings about sexual health, and recipes to remedy sexual maladies. It gives lists of names for the penis and vagina, has a section on the interpretation of dreams, and briefly describes sex among animals. Interspersed with these there are a number of stories which are intended to give context and amusement. (Summary by Wikipedia)

Genre(s): Erotica, Romance, *Non-fiction

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 Translator's Note and Introduction Alia Makki
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Play 01 CH. 1 Alia Makki
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Play 02 CH. 2 Alia Makki
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Play 03 CH. 3 - 4 - 5 Alia Makki
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Play 04 Ch. 6 Alia Makki
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Play 05 Ch.7 Alia Makki
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Play 06 Ch. 8 Alia Makki
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Play 07 Ch. 9 Alia Makki
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Play 08 Ch. 10 Alia Makki
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Play 09 Ch. 11 Alia Makki
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Play 10 Ch. 12 & 13 Alia Makki
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Play 11 Ch. 14 - 17 Alia Makki
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Play 12 Ch. 18 & 19 Alia Makki
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Play 13 Ch. 20 Alia Makki
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Play 14 Appendix Alia Makki
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