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The Resource City of Eros : New York City, prostitution, and the commercialization of sex, 1790-1920, Timothy J. Gilfoyle

City of Eros : New York City, prostitution, and the commercialization of sex, 1790-1920, Timothy J. Gilfoyle

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City of Eros : New York City, prostitution, and the commercialization of sex, 1790-1920
Title
City of Eros
Title remainder
New York City, prostitution, and the commercialization of sex, 1790-1920
Statement of responsibility
Timothy J. Gilfoyle
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Gilfoyle, Timothy J
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Prostitution
  • Sex oriented businesses
Label
City of Eros : New York City, prostitution, and the commercialization of sex, 1790-1920, Timothy J. Gilfoyle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 423-437) and index
Contents
  • 1. Holy Grounds -- Pt. 1. Antebellum New York, 1820-1870. 2. Sex Districts. Five Points. The West Side. Water and Cherry Streets. The Hook. 3. "The Whorearchy" 4. Brothel Riots and Broadway Pimps. 5. Sporting Men -- Pt. II. Halcyon Years. 6. "Shoulder Hitters, " Porno Kings, and Politicians. 7. A "Gay" Literature. 8. "Bawdy Houses" -- Pt. III. Comstock's New York, 1871-1920. 9. Sexual Politics. Sexual Politics before 1870. The Preventive Society. The Vice Campaigns. 10. Sex Districts Revisited. The Tenderloin. The African Tenderloin. The Rialto. East Side. Bleecker Street and Washington Square. Lower East Side. Below Canal Street. Above Fifty-ninth Street. Outer Boroughs. 11. Concert Halls and French Balls. The French Ball. Real Men. Residential Sex. The Raines Law Hotel. 12. Syndicates and Underworlds. The Rise of the Syndicates. Landlords and the Underworld. 13. White Slaves and Kept Women. Real Lives. 14. Undermining the Underworld. The End of the Century of Prostitution
  • App. 1 A Selection of Brothel Owners in New York City, 1820-1859 -- App. 2 Recorded Attacks on Houses of Prostitution, 1820-1860
Control code
91045024 //r962
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
462 p.
Isbn
9780393028003
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
91045024 //r962
Other physical details
ill.
Label
City of Eros : New York City, prostitution, and the commercialization of sex, 1790-1920, Timothy J. Gilfoyle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 423-437) and index
Contents
  • 1. Holy Grounds -- Pt. 1. Antebellum New York, 1820-1870. 2. Sex Districts. Five Points. The West Side. Water and Cherry Streets. The Hook. 3. "The Whorearchy" 4. Brothel Riots and Broadway Pimps. 5. Sporting Men -- Pt. II. Halcyon Years. 6. "Shoulder Hitters, " Porno Kings, and Politicians. 7. A "Gay" Literature. 8. "Bawdy Houses" -- Pt. III. Comstock's New York, 1871-1920. 9. Sexual Politics. Sexual Politics before 1870. The Preventive Society. The Vice Campaigns. 10. Sex Districts Revisited. The Tenderloin. The African Tenderloin. The Rialto. East Side. Bleecker Street and Washington Square. Lower East Side. Below Canal Street. Above Fifty-ninth Street. Outer Boroughs. 11. Concert Halls and French Balls. The French Ball. Real Men. Residential Sex. The Raines Law Hotel. 12. Syndicates and Underworlds. The Rise of the Syndicates. Landlords and the Underworld. 13. White Slaves and Kept Women. Real Lives. 14. Undermining the Underworld. The End of the Century of Prostitution
  • App. 1 A Selection of Brothel Owners in New York City, 1820-1859 -- App. 2 Recorded Attacks on Houses of Prostitution, 1820-1860
Control code
91045024 //r962
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
462 p.
Isbn
9780393028003
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
91045024 //r962
Other physical details
ill.

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