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Sexuality in eighteenth-century Britain

Title
Sexuality in eighteenth-century Britain / Paul-Gabriel Boucé, editor.
Format
Book
Published
Manchester, England : Manchester University Press ; Totowa, N.J. : Barnes & Noble, c1982.
Description
xii, 262 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Other contributors
Boucé, Paul-Gabriel.
Notes
Includes selective index.
Anthology.
Includes bibliographical notes.
Contents
  • Some sexual beliefs and myths in eighteenth century Britain / Paul-Gabriel Bouceé
  • The mythology of love: venenean (and related) iconagraphy in Pope, Fielding, Cleland and Sterne / Douglas Brooks-Davies
  • The birth of Tristram Shandy: Sterne and Dr. Burton
  • Sex, scatology, smollet / Robert Adams Day
  • 'The books of generation': some observations on the style of the English midwife books, 1674-1764
  • The veil of chastity: Mary Astell's feminism / Ruth Perry
  • Mixed feelings: the Enlightenment and sexuality in eighteenth-century Britain / Roy Porter
  • Patterns of sexual behavior in some eighteenth-century novels / John Valdimir Price
  • The breeches part / Pat Rogers
  • Nymphomania, Bienville and Therise of erotic sensibility / G.S. Rousseau
  • Sexual mores nad attitudes in Enlightenment Scotland
  • The pornographer in the courtroom: trial reports about cases of sexual crimes and delinquencies as a genre of eighteenth-century erotica / Peter Wagner.
Kinsey subjects
Sex behavior--England--18th century.
Subject headings
England.
ISBN
0719008654 (Manchester University Press) :
0389203130 (Barnes & Noble)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
184.2 S52 1982
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute