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Author Ferraro, Joanne Marie, 1951-

Title Nefarious Crimes, Contested Justice : Illicit Sex and Infanticide in the Republic of Venice, 1557รข#x80;#x93;1789 / Joanne M. Ferraro
Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 248 pages :) : illustrations, map
Series Book collections on Project MUSE
Contents Sex and subjection in the Republic of Venice -- Family secrets : father-daughter incest -- Hidden crimes in a noble household -- Infant deaths and community secrets -- Defying scandal : priests and their lovers -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-238) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Criminal justice, Administration of -- Italy -- Venice -- History.
Fornication -- Italy -- Venice -- History.
Illegitimate children -- Italy -- Venice -- History.
Infanticide -- Italy -- Venice -- History.
Sex customs -- Italy -- Venice -- History.
Unmarried mothers -- Italy -- Venice -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Project Muse.
LC no. 2008006606
ISBN 1421427842
9781421427843
(hardcover : alk. paper)
(hardcover : alk. paper)