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Author Vũ, Trọng Phụng, 1912-1939.

Title Lục xì : prostitution and venereal disease in colonial Hanoi / by Vũ Trọng Phụng ; translated, with an introduction, by Shaun Kingsley Malarney
Published Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, [2011]
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (x, 176 pages): illustrations
Series Southeast Asia--politics, meaning, memory.
UPCC book collections on Project MUSE
Contents A blemish on the city -- The muse of the dispensary girls -- A few statistics and a little history -- There must be harm -- Strolling inside the dispensary -- The girls' squad -- Women of the book of sorrows -- Medical examination day -- Student and teacher -- The authorities' perspective -- Holding papers -- Tearing up papers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Prostitutes -- Vietnam -- Hanoi -- Social conditions.
Prostitution -- Vietnam -- Hanoi -- History.
Genre/Form Dictionaries.
Form Electronic book
Author Malarney, Shaun Kingsley.
Project Muse.
LC no. 2010034644
ISBN 0824860616 electronic bk
9780824860615 electronic bk
(hardcover : alk. paper)