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Memoirs of Fanny Hill,

Author: John Cleland
Publisher: [New York] New American Library [©1965]
Series: Signet book Y6344
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The fictional memoirs of a poor country girl who becomes a prostitute. Repeatedly banned until 1966 when the United States Supreme Court ruled in Memoirs v. Massachusetts that it did not meet the obscenity standard.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Cleland
ISBN: 0451078675 9780451078674 0451096347 9780451096340
OCLC Number: 1086626
Notes: Originally published in 1749 under title: Memoirs of a woman of pleasure.
Description: 221 pages 18 cm.
Series Title: Signet book Y6344
Responsibility: with an introd. by J.H. Plumb.
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The fictional memoirs of a poor country girl who becomes a prostitute. Repeatedly banned until 1966 when the United States Supreme Court ruled in Memoirs v. Massachusetts that it did not meet the obscenity standard.

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