The Sexual History of London - From Roman Londinium to the Swinging City - Lust, V...

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The Sexual History of London - From Roman Londinium to the Swinging City - Lust, V...


The Sexual History of London - From Roman Londinium to the Swinging City - Lust, Vice, and Desire Across the Ages
epub | 3.11 MB | English | Isbn:‎ B005HWLKNW | Author: Catharine Arnold | Year: 2010



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If Paris is the city of love, then London is the city of lust. From the bath houses of Roman Londinium to the sexual underground of the twentieth century and beyond, The Sexual History of London is an entertaining, vibrant chronicle of London and sex through the ages.
For more than a thousand years, England's capital has been associated with desire, avarice, and the sins of the flesh. Richard of Devises, a monk writing in 1180, warned that "every quarter abounds in great obscenities." As early as the second century AD, London was notorious for its raucous festivities and disorderly houses, and throughout the centuries the bawdy side of life has taken easy root and flourished.
In The Sexual History of London, award-winning popular historian Catharine Arnold turns her gaze to London's relationship with vice through the ages. London has always traded in the currency of sex. Whether pornographic publishers on Fleet Street, or courtesans parading in...


Category:Human Sexuality, Human Sexuality, Urban Sociology


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