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Acts of desire : women and sex on stage, 1800-1930

Author: Sos Eltis
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Acts of Desire is a study of theatrical depictions of illicit female sexuality, from seduction and prostitution to bigamy and adultery, from the beginning of the nineteenth century through to the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sos Eltis
ISBN: 9780199691357 0199691355
OCLC Number: 820779268
Description: viii, 268 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Seduced maidens and resourceful maids --
Bigamy and sensation --
English decency and French immorality --
Sex problems and nature's law --
Workers and wages --
Rewriting the past.
Responsibility: Sos Eltis.
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Acts of Desire looks beyond the depiction of women on stage to address the surrounding social, political and economic issues which affected the theatre. Anna-Maria Ssemuyaba, The Times Literary Read more...

 
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