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The Resource The burgher and the whore : prostitution in early modern Amsterdam, Lotte van de Pol, translated by Liz Waters

The burgher and the whore : prostitution in early modern Amsterdam, Lotte van de Pol, translated by Liz Waters

Label
The burgher and the whore : prostitution in early modern Amsterdam
Title
The burgher and the whore
Title remainder
prostitution in early modern Amsterdam
Statement of responsibility
Lotte van de Pol, translated by Liz Waters
Title variation
Prostitution in early modern Amsterdam
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
306.740949235209031
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HQ213.A4
  • HQ213.A4
LC item number
  • P66 2011
  • P66 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The burgher and the whore : prostitution in early modern Amsterdam, Lotte van de Pol, translated by Liz Waters
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: De burger en de hoer. Prostitutie in Amsterdam. Amsterdam: Wereldbibliotheek, 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (pages [241]- 257 and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of illustrations -- Introduction -- Prostitution and whoredom -- The sources -- About this edition -- 1. 'Amsterdam is the academy of whoredom': prostitutes, brothels, and music houses -- 2. 'Whores and scoundrels always talk of their honour': honour, prostitution, and the respectable citizenry -- 3. 'The caterpillar in a cabbage, the canker in the leg': attitudes to prostitution, prostitutes, and women -- 4. 'The world cannot be governed with a Bible in the hand': prosecution policies and their background -- 5. 'The devil! I must have money for this': the dark side of prosecution policy -- 6. 'Birds of a feather flock together': prostitutes, clients, and seafaring -- 7. 'Miraculous tricks, to earn a living by idling': sex for money and money for sex -- Notes -- Appendix 1. Contemporary writers on Amsterdam music houses and prostitution -- Appendix 2. Trials for prostitution in Amsterdam by decade, 1650-1749 -- Appendix 3. Dutch currency of the early modern period -- Bibliography --Index
Control code
670482265
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 269 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780199211401
Lccn
2011453026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky239018527
  • (OCoLC)670482265
Label
The burgher and the whore : prostitution in early modern Amsterdam, Lotte van de Pol, translated by Liz Waters
Publication
Note
Originally published: De burger en de hoer. Prostitutie in Amsterdam. Amsterdam: Wereldbibliotheek, 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (pages [241]- 257 and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of illustrations -- Introduction -- Prostitution and whoredom -- The sources -- About this edition -- 1. 'Amsterdam is the academy of whoredom': prostitutes, brothels, and music houses -- 2. 'Whores and scoundrels always talk of their honour': honour, prostitution, and the respectable citizenry -- 3. 'The caterpillar in a cabbage, the canker in the leg': attitudes to prostitution, prostitutes, and women -- 4. 'The world cannot be governed with a Bible in the hand': prosecution policies and their background -- 5. 'The devil! I must have money for this': the dark side of prosecution policy -- 6. 'Birds of a feather flock together': prostitutes, clients, and seafaring -- 7. 'Miraculous tricks, to earn a living by idling': sex for money and money for sex -- Notes -- Appendix 1. Contemporary writers on Amsterdam music houses and prostitution -- Appendix 2. Trials for prostitution in Amsterdam by decade, 1650-1749 -- Appendix 3. Dutch currency of the early modern period -- Bibliography --Index
Control code
670482265
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 269 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780199211401
Lccn
2011453026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky239018527
  • (OCoLC)670482265

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