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Comfort, Alex 1920-2000

Overview
Works: 326 works in 1,235 publications in 13 languages and 21,240 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Fiction  Anecdotes  Handbooks and manuals  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Collector, Commentator, Other, Publishing director, win, Honoree, Author of introduction
Classifications: HQ31, 613.96
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Most widely held works by Alex Comfort
A good age by Alex Comfort( Book )

26 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retirement - Exercise - Brain - Pulling rank - Sex - Death - Doctors - Leisure - Gerontology__
The joy of sex by Alex Comfort( Book )

51 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous for helping couples discover how sex can be playful, erotic, and, most of all, pleasurable, "The Joy of Sex" revolutionized people's sex lives. Now fully updated and revised, this work once again sets the standard as the world's most trusted sex manual
The Joy of sex; a Cordon Bleu guide to lovemaking by Alex Comfort( Book )

26 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bestseller since it was first published in 1972, Alex Comfort's classic work celebrates human physical intimacy with such authority and clarity that a whole generation felt empowered to enjoy sex. It was ground-breaking and unique in the wide range of subjects it discussed and in its reassuring authority and sense of fun. No other book has come close in providing such a wise, witty, uninhibited sometimes delightfully eccentric guide to lovemaking. And the original illustrations are absolutely iconic
The nature of human nature by Alex Comfort( Book )

35 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new joy of sex by Alex Comfort( Book )

39 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new edition of the classic guide to sex provides thorough and practical advice on enjoying safe, healthful, and fulfilling lovemaking
More joy; a lovemaking companion to The joy of sex by Alex Comfort( Book )

30 editions published between 1974 and 1991 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a wealth of practical and medically well informed advice on sexuality and lovemaking
The biology of senescence by Alex Comfort( Book )

20 editions published between 1956 and 1979 in English and Russian and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reality and empathy : physics, mind, and science in the 21st century by Alex Comfort( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The facts of love : living, loving, and growing up by Alex Comfort( Book )

20 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in Spanish and English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents factual sex instruction and the author's advice for conduct based on concern for others
The novel & our time by Alex Comfort( Book )

28 editions published between 1948 and 1977 in English and Spanish and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darwin and the naked lady : discursive essays on biology and art by Alex Comfort( Book )

24 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ageing, the biology of senescence by Alex Comfort( Book )

21 editions published between 1956 and 1972 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sexual consequences of disability( Book )

9 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anxiety makers : some curious preoccupations of the medical profession by Alex Comfort( Book )

22 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Koka shastra : being the Ratirahasya of Kokkoka and other medieval Indian writings on love by Kokkoka( Book )

28 editions published between 1964 and 1982 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex in society by Alex Comfort( Book )

33 editions published between 1963 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art and social responsibility; lectures on the ideology of romanticism by Alex Comfort( Book )

19 editions published between 1946 and 1971 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The power house by Alex Comfort( Book )

16 editions published between 1944 and 1974 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come out to play by Alex Comfort( Book )

7 editions published between 1961 and 1975 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The process of ageing by Alex Comfort( Book )

23 editions published between 1961 and 1966 in English and Swedish and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The joy of sex
Alternative Names
Alex Comfort biologiste, médecin

Alex Comfort britischer Arzt, Schriftsteller, Psychologe, Wissenschaftler, Pazifist und Anarchist

Alex Comfort Brits wetenschapper

Alex Comfort medico e scrittore britannico

Comfort, A.

Comfort, Alex, 1920-

Comfort Alex 1920-2000

Comfort, Alexander

Comfort, Alexander 1920-

Comfort, Alexander 1920-2000

Komfort, A.

Komfort, A., 1920-

Komfort, A. 1920-2000

Άλεξ Κόμφορτ

Комфорт, А 1920-2000

Комфорт, Александр

קומפורט, אלכס 1920-2000

أليكس كومفورت

컴포트, 알렉스 1920-2000

アレックス・コンフォート

カムフォート, A.

カンフォート, アレックス

コンフォート, アレックス

亞歷克斯·康福特

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The Joy of sex; a Cordon Bleu guide to lovemakingThe new joy of sexMore joy; a lovemaking companion to The joy of sexDarwin and the naked lady : discursive essays on biology and artAgainst power and death : the anarchist articles and pamphlets of Alex Comfort