The Art of the Kama Sutra: The New Illustrated Edition of the Classic Indian Guide to Sexual Pleasure

Overview

Although the Vedic sage Mallanaga Vatsyayana's guide to sexual etiquette is more than a millennium old, its teachings are still potent. It not only illuminates the countless ways to give and enjoy sexual delight, but also offers up a scientific account of the art of love, from the psychological to the physical. With its stylish silk binding and high-quality design, this beautiful new edition makes it a pleasure to read about the postures of lovemaking, how to attract and what to look for in a partner, recipes for...
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Overview

Although the Vedic sage Mallanaga Vatsyayana's guide to sexual etiquette is more than a millennium old, its teachings are still potent. It not only illuminates the countless ways to give and enjoy sexual delight, but also offers up a scientific account of the art of love, from the psychological to the physical. With its stylish silk binding and high-quality design, this beautiful new edition makes it a pleasure to read about the postures of lovemaking, how to attract and what to look for in a partner, recipes for enhanced virility, and more. Although the centuries have passed, the "Kama Sutra" remains timeless.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781907486364
  • Publisher: Osprey Publishing, Limited
  • Publication date: 1/4/2011
  • Series: The Art of Wisdom Series
  • Edition description: Illustrate
  • Pages: 272
  • Sales rank: 702,545
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.50 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Mallanaga Vatsyayana was a celebrated sage who lived in India some 1,500 years ago and wrote with scientific accuracy, amazing perception and shrewd common sense on all aspects of sex and married life.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 4, 2012

    Not exactly what I was looking for, but a good book

    I got this for vday for my husband thinking it would be more of a sexual positions book (especially when it said "illustrated"). I was surprised when it was mostly the text of the original Kama Sutra with some random pictures tossed in intermittently. However, my husband still likes it, and we've both read through some of it as well. We've gotten much more use out of "101 Sex Positions," however....

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