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Author Finnegan, Frances.

Title Poverty and prostitution : a study of Victorian prostitutes in York / Frances Finnegan
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1979

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Description x, 231 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: List of illustrations; Preface; Abbreviations; 1. Introduction; 2. Houses and haunts; 3. The prostitutes and brothel-keepers; 4. The clients; 5. Drink, destitution and disease; 6. Rescue and reform; Conclusion; Notes; bibliography; Index
Analysis North Yorkshire York Women Prostitution 1837-1887
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [226]-228
Subject Poverty -- England -- History.
Prostitutes -- England -- York -- Case studies.
Prostitutes -- England -- York.
Prostitution -- England -- York -- History.
Social classes -- England -- York.
Poverty -- history.
Sex Work -- history.
York (England) -- Social conditions.
England.
LC no. 78068123
ISBN 0521224470