Lawless & the Flowers of Sin

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1860s London, ladies, circus, bordellos, advertising, maps, which helped in the construction of my fictional world in: http://www.william-sutton.co.uk/books/lawless-and-the-flowers-of-sin/

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Wych Street, London, 1901. (postcard of Wych Street, shortly before its demolition)

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Nude on a Pink Divan (c.1925). René François Xavier Prinet (French, 1861-1946). Prinet taught many pupils, first at his open studio in Montparnasse, and then at the École Nationale des Beaux-Arts. He was a member in the 1890s of the movement known as La Bande Noire led by Charles Cottet, influenced by the realism and dark colors of Courbe

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A Handy Guide To Death By Masturbation

Common side effects include paleness, pimples and paralysis. Here’s the truth of hands in the pants: It doesn’t just make you go blind — it kills you dead. Or so preacheth the author of the 1830s tract “Le Livre Sans Titre” (The Book With No Title), another installment in that era’s relentless p

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A Handy Guide To Death By Masturbation

Common side effects include paleness, pimples and paralysis. Here’s the truth of hands in the pants: It doesn’t just make you go blind — it kills you dead. Or so preacheth the author of the 1830s tract “Le Livre Sans Titre” (The Book With No Title), another installment in that era’s relentless p

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A Handy Guide To Death By Masturbation

Common side effects include paleness, pimples and paralysis. Here’s the truth of hands in the pants: It doesn’t just make you go blind — it kills you dead. Or so preacheth the author of the 1830s tract “Le Livre Sans Titre” (The Book With No Title), another installment in that era’s relentless p

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Q & A Diana Bretherick Blackwell's

Q & A with Diana Bretherick at launch of #FlowersofSin 1. Tell us about the book. What are the themes? 2. How does it follow on from the first one? 3. How ha...

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14 Victorian Insults To Unleash In Casual Conversation

How to swear like a 19th-century street urchin.

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The Pen is Mightier than the Whore

A PDF of a presentation I gave recently. This is research that I am currently conducting into Victorian newspapers and the emergence of the narrative that sex workers 'need' rescuing.

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The Pen is Mightier than the Whore

A PDF of a presentation I gave recently. This is research that I am currently conducting into Victorian newspapers and the emergence of the narrative that sex workers 'need' rescuing.