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Socialism, Sex, and the Culture of Aestheticism in Britain, 1880-1914

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This book brings to life the growth of the socialist movement among men and women artists and writers in late nineteenth-century Britain. For these campaigners, socialism was inseparable from a desire for a new beauty of life; beauty that also, for many, required them rejecting the sexual conventions of the Victorian era.
From the early 1880s and well into the twentieth cen
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Hardcover, 236 pages
Published May 1st 2008 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published June 15th 2007)
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