Private Vices-Public Virtues: Bawdrey in London from Elizabethan Times to the Regency

Private Vices-Public Virtues: Bawdrey in London from Elizabethan Times to the Regency

by E. J. Burford
     
 

This book examines the way in which the earthy 'licensed stewes' of the Tudors were civilized and transformed into the Temples of Venus of the Regency, luxurious houses catering for every fantasy of the male haut ton. See more details below

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This book examines the way in which the earthy 'licensed stewes' of the Tudors were civilized and transformed into the Temples of Venus of the Regency, luxurious houses catering for every fantasy of the male haut ton.

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ISBN-13:
9780709058229
Publisher:
Hale, Robert Limited
Publication date:
05/05/1997
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
5.95(w) x 8.93(h) x 0.57(d)

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