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The Resource Sex or symbol? : erotic images of Greece and Rome, Catherine Johns

Sex or symbol? : erotic images of Greece and Rome, Catherine Johns

Label
Sex or symbol? : erotic images of Greece and Rome
Title
Sex or symbol?
Title remainder
erotic images of Greece and Rome
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Johns
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This entertaining and thoughtful book investigates an area of Greek and Roman life which was an embarrassment to the 18th and 19th century scholars discovering many objects in their classical collections. At a time of increasing sexual prudery such material was considered unsuitable for serious study
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Johns, Catherine
Dewey number
  • 704.9'428'0938
  • 704.942
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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British Museum
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  • Erotic art
  • Erotic art
  • Art, Roman
  • Art, Greek
  • Art and Design
Target audience
specialized
Label
Sex or symbol? : erotic images of Greece and Rome, Catherine Johns
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1982
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780714117133
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780714117133
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Sex or symbol? : erotic images of Greece and Rome, Catherine Johns
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1982
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780714117133
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780714117133
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

Library Locations

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      35 St. Martin's Street, London, WC2H 7HP, GB
      51.5096382 -0.1297941
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