Homosexuals in history: a study of ambivalence in society, literature and the arts

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Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1977 - Social Science - 346 pages
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Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Tchaikovsky, Oscar Wilde, Ernst Rohm, Noel Coward--these men shared a sexual orientation that defied their eras' ideas of biology, and often ran counter to mainstream society. In this book, A.L. Rowse, an eminent historian, examines the lives of these homosexual men of genius and their times. of illustrations.

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MEDIEVAL PRELUDE
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FRANCIS BACON AND
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COURTS AND CORONETS
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