The Seducer's Diary

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Penguin Adult, Aug 2, 2007 - Philosophy - 144 pages
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Johannes is an aesthete, dedicated to creating the possibility of seduction through the careful manipulation of young women. He stealthily pursues the innocent Cordelia until she becomes increasingly drawn to him. But when she is ready to give herself completely, she realizes she may have got everything wrong.

United by the theme of love, the writings in the Great Loves series span over two thousand years and vastly different worlds. Readers will be introduced to love s endlessly fascinating possibilities and extremities: romantic love, platonic love, erotic love, gay love, virginal love, adulterous love, parental love, filial love, nostalgic love, unrequited love, illicit love, not to mention lost love, twisted and obsessional love .

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User Review  - peasNwuv - Borders

The beginning of the book starts off with letters that Cordelia has written for Johannes. After her letters, you read on with Johannes' diary. At first you feel disturbed by his behavior and his lust ... Read full review

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User Review  - Romain - Goodreads

An intricate blend of philosophical musings on the nurturing and development of love, The Seducer's Diary is both a trial and a treat. With all the smugness and superiority of an aristocratic ... Read full review

About the author (2007)

Soren Aabye Kierkegaard (1813-1855) was a 19th century Danish philosopher and theologian, generally recognized as the first existentialist philosopher.

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