031. ELLIS (Havelock) The Nineteenth Century, A Dialogue in Utopia, London, Grant Richards, 1900

First Edition. A characteristically quirky, slightly uptight, and rambling text from the English sexologist, “ … beauty is merely the expression of perfect adequacy of function, merely the symbol of usefulness.” [p. 89].

sm. 8vo, 2 ff., pp. 166, edges rough trimmed, cloth, printed paper label (label toned and slightly scuffed).