Eunuch

The term eunuch generally refers to a man who has been castrated, typically early enough in his life for this change to have major hormonal consequences. In Latin, the words eunuchus, spado, and castratus were used to denote eunuchs.


Cry to Heaven
The Janissary Tree (Yashim the Eunuch #1)
Eunuchs and Castrati: A Cultural History
The Manly Masquerade: Masculinity, Paternity, and Castration in the Italian Renaissance
Farinelli: Le Castrat Des Lumieres
The Castrato: Reflections on Natures and Kinds
Modern Castrato: Gaetano Guadagni and the Coming of a New Operatic Age
The Castrato and His Wife
The Gendering of Men, 1600-1750: Volume 2, Queer Articulations
Castration: An Abbreviated History of Western Manhood
World of the Castrati: The History of an Extraordinary Operatic Phenomenon
Angels and Monsters: Male and Female Sopranos in the Story of Opera, 1600-1900
Anatomy of Murder (Crowther and Westerman, #2)
The Jewels of Paradise
Nightingale
Cry to Heaven by Anne RiceNot a Man by M.A. McRaeThe Persian Boy by Mary RenaultSoulless by T. BagginsEvensong's Heir by L.S. Baird
Best Eunuch Stories
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The Bells by Richard HarvellCry to Heaven by Anne RiceInterrupted Aria by Beverle Graves MyersWorld of the Castrati by Patrick BarbierPorporino by Dominique Fernandez
Books about Castrati
72 books — 12 voters


Robert Kirkman
I'm about as useful as a fingerless eunuch during Fuck Fest February! someone give me a gun!
Robert Kirkman, The Walking Dead, Vol. 27: The Whisperer War

E.M. Forster
You could call your cousin a shit if you liked, but not an eunuch. Rotten style!
E.M. Forster, Maurice

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