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Perilous enlightenment

pre- and post-modern discourses : sexual, historical

by G. S. Rousseau

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Published by Manchester University Press, Distributed exclusively in the USA and Canada by St. Martin"s Press in Manchester, UK, New York, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex customs -- History -- 18th century,
  • Homosexuality, Male -- History -- 18th century,
  • Historiography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementG.S. Rousseau.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ16 .R68 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 336 p. ;
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1636815M
    ISBN 100719033012
    LC Control Number91188476

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