Honoré Gabriel Riqueti de Mirabeau Bibliography

Essai sur le despotisme 1772
Written before Mirabeau was 25.
Le rideau leve ou l’education de Laure 1777
An ambiguous and still scandalous erotic novel. Mirabeau spent time in Vincennes between 1777 and 1780. Sade was won of his fellow prisoners.
Erotica Biblion 1782
Ma Conversion, ou le libertin de qualit‚ 1783
La Monarchie prussienne sous Frédéric le Grand 1787
Dedicated to Mirabeau’s father and written with the assistance of a Brunswick friend, Jacob Mauvillon, after Mirabeau had undertaken a secret mission to Berlin in 1786.
L’Histoire secrète de la cour de Berlin 1789
A work which created a scandal on publication in 1789. It was based on an unscrupulous use of material Mirabeau had collected during his mission to Germany in 1786.