Inseln des Eros
|Title||Inseln des Eros. Mit 1 Porträt des Verfassers und 1 Faksimile|
|Author||Adolf Brand; Edwin Bab; P.Casberg-Krause|
|Publishing house||Edwin Bab, Berlin|
|Number of pages||71|
|Number of illustrations||9|
Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz
The exclusive artful edition of Adolph Brand's poetry “The Islands of Eros” (germ. “Inseln des Eros”) for a closed establishment of members of the “Society of Special”, which advocated the idea of public recognition of male intimate relationships and promoted the cult of youthful male beauty. The collection includes poems that were published at various times on pages of issues of the magazine "Der Eigene". The collection was printed on laid paper in the form of a manuscript, each copy was signed by the author and intended exclusively for each members of society. The design of the collection is by Paul Casberg.