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The other Victorians : a study of sexuality and pornography in mid-nineteenth-century England

Autor: Steven Marcus
Editorial: New Brunswick : Transaction Publishers, [2009] ©1966
Edición/Formato:   Libro impreso : Inglés (eng)Ver todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
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"Taking as his point of departure the authors, the audience, and the texts of Victorian writings on sex in general and of Victorian pornography in particular, Steven Marcus offers a startling and revolutionary perspective on the underside of Victorian culture. The way these subjects were regarded--and the way our notions of the Victorians continue to change, as the efforts of contemporary scholarship restore them to  Leer más
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Género/Forma: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Tipo de documento Libro
Todos autores / colaboradores: Steven Marcus
ISBN: 9781412808194 1412808197
Número OCLC: 229035569
Notas: Originally published: New York : Basic Books, 1966.
Descripción: xxi, 292 pages ; 23 cm
Contenido: Mr. Acton of Queen Anne Street, or, the wisdom of our ancestors --
Pisanus Fraxi, pornographer royal --
The secret life, I --
The secret life, II --
The world of fiction --
A child is being beaten --
Conclusion.
Responsabilidad: Steven Marcus with a new preface by the author.

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