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Men in love : masculinity and sexuality in the eighteenth century

Author: George E Haggerty
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©1999.
Series: Between men--between women.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Arguing that the personally and culturally complex concepts of love and emotional intimacy offer a more useful perspective for understanding male-male relations of the eighteenth century than  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Thomas Gray
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George E Haggerty
ISBN: 0231110421 9780231110426 023111043X 9780231110433
OCLC Number: 40142967
Description: xii, 214 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Masculinity and Sexuality --
Masculinities --
Heroic Friendships --
Gay Fops/Straight Fops --
Sensibility and Its Symptoms --
Sexualities --
Gray's Tears --
Beckford's Paederasty --
Walpole's Secrets.
Series Title: Between men--between women.
Responsibility: George E. Haggerty.


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Men in Love makes an invaluable contribution to our understanding of the period. This is a fine example of gay studies casting light on a whole culture. -- Gregory Woods Times Literary Supplement Read more...

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