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Love in the Time of Victoria: Sexuality and Desire Among Working-Class Men and Women in 19th Century London

Sprache: Englisch.
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Using firsthand documents uncovered in the archives of a London foundling hospital, Barret-Ducrocq offers a marvelously acute census of Victorian sexual and moral attitudes.
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Titel: Love in the Time of Victoria: Sexuality and Desire Among Working-Class Men and Women in 19th Century London
Autor/en: Francoise Barret-Ducrocq

ISBN: 0140173269
EAN: 9780140173260
Sprache: Englisch.
Übersetzt von John Howe
PENGUIN GROUP

Dezember 1992 - kartoniert - 240 Seiten

Beschreibung

Using firsthand documents uncovered in the archives of a London foundling hospital, Barret-Ducrocq offers a marvelously acute census of Victorian sexual and moral attitudes.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Introduction
1. LABOURING CLASSES, DEPRAVED CLASSES
The Setting
A Vast Hothouse of Sexual Immorality
The signs of immorality
Use of the Streets / Places of Amusement / Living Conditions: One-Room Dwellings and Sexual Licence
Characters in the family drama
The Head of the Family / Children / Young People / Women
The Natural History of Transgressions
Profligacy
The Reign of the Impure / Animality
2. THE FOUNDLING HOSPITAL
3. LOVE AND MARRIAGE
'My vile seducer has been the cause of four other young women's ruin
Casual Loves and Impossible Romances

'Female servants are far from being a virtuous class'
'Nice life this, for a girl of three and twenty, my Kerristian friends'
'Home, sweet home'
Temptations and Precautions
'As I was going to Chelsea one day, I met with a pretty girl on the way...'
Courtship
Parents and Family / Friends and Workmates / Employers / A Very Discreet Courtship / 'There Was No Courtship or Promise of Marriage'
'Where they went to I never heard say...but when she returned, Mrs. Gray said she'd very much rumpl'd her muslin...'
Sex before Marriage / Promises of Marriage: 'He promised me marriage, they all do' / Love Nests, Love Traps / The Question of Consent
Words of love
'Now lost to all, her friends, her virtue fled...'
'He promised to marry her soon, but soon he forgot all about her...'
Posting Banns / Living in Sin: 'Before everything went wrong' / Abortion Attempts / 'I told him at which he seemed frightened' / 'He said he would see me through my trouble'
Seduced and abandoned
Family and friends
'No Sir, Missus don't permit no followers'
Rules of Sexual Morality
EPILOGUE
Notes
Bibliography


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