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Reading Sex in the Eighteenth Century: Bodies and Gender in English Erotic Culture

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Karen Harvey explores the construction of sexual difference and gender identity in eighteenth-century England. Using erotic texts and their illustrations, and rooting this evidence firmly in historical context, Harvey provides a thoroughgoing critique of the orthodoxy of work on sexual difference in the history of the body. She argues that eighteenth-century English erotic ...more
Hardcover, 261 pages
Published February 17th 2005 by Cambridge University Press
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