Debauched aristocrat Mony Vibescu and a circle of fellow sybarites blaze a trail of uncontrollable lust, bloody cruelty and depravity across the streets of Europe. Published in 1907 after Apollinaires research at the Bibliotheque Nationale where he encountered the suppressed pornographic work of de Sade, Restif de la Bretonne and Andrea de Nerciat, The Eleven Thousand Rods is his startling modernist response to those old masters of erotica, expanding and detonating the extremes of obscenity as far as human imagination ...

The Eleven Thousand Rods 2015, Solar Books

ISBN-13: 9780971457898

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