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Author Kushner, Nina author.

Title Erotic exchanges : the world of elite prostitution in eighteenth-century Paris / Nina Kushner.

Publication Info. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2013.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    306.74 KUS    Available
Description xi, 295 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The police and the demimonde -- Leaving home -- Being sold into the demimonde -- Madams and their networks -- Contracts and elite prostitution as work -- Male experiences of galanterie -- Sexual capital and the private lives of mistresses.
Subject Prostitution -- France -- Paris -- History -- 18th century.
Prostitutes -- France -- Paris -- History -- 18th century.
Sex -- France -- Paris -- History -- 18th century.
Women -- France -- Paris -- History -- 18th century.
Paris (France)
Note World of elite prostitution in eighteenth-century Paris
ISBN 9780801451560 (cloth : alk. paper)
0801451566 (cloth : alk. paper)

 
    
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