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  • Leopold Von Sacher-Masoch

    Leopold von Sacher-Masoch hat mit Venus im Pelz einen zeitlosen Roman geschaffen: Der ewige Kampf zwischen Mann und Frau als Rollenspiel. ?Entweder eine Frau, die mich liebt oder eine, die mich verachtet, in jedem Fall nichts Halbes? ist die erotische Wunschvorstellung von Severin, die ihm im Verlauf des Stückes von Wanda variantenreich erfüllt wird. Ein Klassiker der Weltliteratur. Mit diesem Text wurde der Autor ungewollt zum Namensgeber einer sexuellen Perversion. Sein Name wird immer mit dem ?Masochismus? verbunden bleiben, auch wenn der Autor sich zu Lebzeiten dagegen heftig gewehrt...read more

  • Leopold von Sacher-Masoch

    A story about trust, domination and pleasure. This erotic book tells of a man, Severin von Kusiemski, so infatuated with a woman, Wanda von Dunajew, that he requests to be treated as her slave, and encourages her to treat him in progressively more degrading ways. At first Wanda does not understand or relate to the request, but after humouring Severin a bit she finds the advantages of the method to be arousing and enthusiastically embraces the idea; though at the same time, she disdains Severin for allowing her to do so. Venus in Furs is a book by the well known Austrian erotic author Leopold von...read more

  • Leopold von Sacher-Masoch

    This is the best known work of the Austrian writer and poet Leopold Von Sacher-Masoch who based this tale of love, humiliation and obsession largely on his own life and gave the English language the word masochism. A compelling well written story it has inspired and influenced many psychologists, artists, writers and musicians from Thomas Mann to the Velvet Underground and even Freud, since its first publication in 1870. The reader Michael Praed is an accomplished actor whose extensive experience confidently captures this fascinating story of torment and sexual female...read more

  • Leopold von Sacher-Masoch

    The framing story concerns a man who dreams of speaking to Venus about love while she wears furs. The unnamed narrator tells his dreams to a friend, Severin, who tells him how to break him of his fascination with cruel women by reading a manuscript, Memoirs of a Supersensual Man. This manuscript tells of a man, Severin von Kusiemski, so infatuated with a woman, Wanda von Dunajew, that he requests to be treated as her slave, and encourages her to treat him in progressively more degrading ways. At first Wanda does not understand or relate to the request, but after humouring Severin a bit she finds the advantages of the method to be interesting and enthusiastically embraces the idea; though...read more