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Sodomites, pederasts, and tribades in eighteenth-century France : a documentary history /
edited by Jeffrey Merrick.
imprint
University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2019]
description
xviii, 251 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN
0271083352, 9780271083353
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imprint
University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2019]
isbn
0271083352
9780271083353
contents note
Reports from the Archives of the Bastille -- Reports of the Watch/Guard and the Commissaires -- Reports of the Swiss Guards in the Champs-Elysées and the Commissaires -- Reports of Commissaires Foucault and Desormeaux -- Gossip and slander -- Tradition -- Enlightenment -- Fictions.
abstract
"Examines same-sex relations in eighteenth-century France through a variety of sources, translated and annotated by the author, including police records and other archival documents, news collections, traditional and Enlightenment texts, and literary works. Addresses the routine surveillance of the Parisian subculture as well as textual representations of same-sex relations"--Provided by publisher.
catalogue key
13136418
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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