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This book was also issued in 1987 under the Carroll & Graf imprint as `The Court of Venus¿, in which Kate Percival is the principal female character in this story of erotic education. This edition seems to have been edited a little for style compared to the C&G version, but the texts are essentially the same. It purports to relate to the late Victorian era, and is set in Delaware, USA in 1895, as the memoirs of a young woman, introduced to sexual joys while at a girls¿ boarding school. This introduction is effected by another female, but soon after, when Kate is sent for further education at a convent she first witnesses the activities of a male with a female, including a birching. After leaving the convent it is only a matter of time before Kate finds opportunities for more personal involvement, with lovers of both sexes. The remainder of the book is a fairly repetitive, but nevertheless quite salacious, catalogue of these experiences, apparently involving every male Kate meets, and it ends when she marries one of the men she had met earlier in this parade.