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Working girls : an American brothel, circa 1892, the secret photographs of William Goldman

Author: Robert Flynn Johnson; William Goldman
Publisher: New York : Glitterati Editions, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Working Girls chronicles the unique and artful private photographs of commercial photographer William Goldman, whose collection of work captures the deep appreciation and understanding of the group of women who lived and worked at a brothel in Reading, Pennsylvania, circa 1892. Taken two decades before the famous E.J. Bellocq photographs of the 1913 sex workers in Storyville, New Orleans, these beautifully produced  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
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Named Person: William Goldman; William Goldman
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Flynn Johnson; William Goldman
ISBN: 1943876584 9781943876587
OCLC Number: 1055913122
Description: 240 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: Robert Flynn Johnson ; foreword, Dita Von Teese ; preface, Ruth Rosen ; essay, Dennita Sewell.

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After becoming captivated by the beauty and originality of a group of nineteenth-century photographs, Robert Flynn Johnson has uncovered more than two hundred vintage images of women who lived and  Read more...

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