Whore Biographies, 1700-1825, Part I Vol 1: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Whore Biographies, 1700-1825, Part I Vol 1

1st Edition

By Julie Peakman

Routledge

426 pages

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Hardback: 9781138765917
pub: 2006-10-01
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Focuses on autobiographies and biographies of courtesans, directories of whores, erotic poems dedicated to harlots, jocular descriptions of prostitutes and jest books on strumpets. These provide sources for the study of sexuality, gender, women's studies and the literature and history of the eighteenth century.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LIT000000
LITERARY CRITICISM / General