Prostitution and the Victorians

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Sutton, 1997 - History - 164 pages
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Prostitution and the Victorians provides an invaluable insight into one of the darker features of Victorian life and helps us to understand why prostitution became such a problem in Victorian Britain.

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In the 1830s, highly exaggerated statistics concerning the number of prostitutes plying their trade in London forced a reluctant Victorian government to acknowledge the situation. When surveys ... Read full review


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