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The mysterious death of Mary Rogers

sex and culture in nineteenth-century New York

by Amy Gilman Srebnick

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Rogers, Mary, 1820-1841,
    • Murder -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century,
    • Sex crimes -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century,
    • Sex role -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century,
    • City and town life -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-212) and index.

      StatementAmy Gilman Srebnick.
      SeriesStudies in the history of sexuality
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6534.N5 S69 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 218 p. :
      Number of Pages218
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1113104M
      ISBN 10019506237X
      LC Control Number94038995

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