Title: L'Homme Des Bois, Ou L'Homme Des Champs Travesti Poeme Burlesque, En Quatre Chants, 1801
Author: Jean Nicolas Barba
Publisher: A Paris, Chez Barba
Condition: Very Good
A first edition of Barba’s Man of The Woods, Or The Man of The Fields Transvestite, a Burlesque Poem In Four Songs. This play is a parody of J. Delk's "L'Homme des champs”. Though a parody, this work highlights crossdressing and LGBT themes in the early 19th century.
Worldcat records only 9 existing copies in libraries.
One volume in 16mo, 106 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in very good shape, with very little rubbing and wear to the boards. There is little to no foxing, with dampstaining present on several pages.