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Thinking Of Hiring An Escort? Here Are The Different Types You Need To Know

Thinking Of Hiring An Escort? Here Are The Different Types You Need To Know

While selling of the flesh has been present since the dawn of time, the sex industry is still harboured with...
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ANNIE SPRINKLE – EX -PORNSTAR, ARTIST, TEACHER AND ECOSEXUAL

ANNIE SPRINKLE – EX -PORNSTAR, ARTIST, TEACHER AND ECOSEXUAL

ANNIE SPRINKLE – EX -PORNSTAR, ARTIST, TEACHER AND ECOSEXUAL WITH A MISSION There's a lot of fear around sex, and...
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Jack the Ripper’s Women by Hallie Rubenhold

Jack the Ripper’s Women by Hallie Rubenhold

JACK THE RIPPER AND HIS KILLINGS MYTHOLOGISED The murder of five women in Victorian London by Jack the Ripper in...
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Marie Duplessis – famous courtesan

Marie Duplessis – famous courtesan

[She was] the most elegant of women, having the most aristocratic taste and the most exquisite tact:  she set the...
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Cora Pearl – famous French demimonde

Cora Pearl – famous French demimonde

I have never deceived anybody for I have never belonged to anybody.  My independence was all my fortune, and I...
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La Paiva – Famous Courtesan of the 19th Century

La Paiva – Famous Courtesan of the 19th Century

La Paiva was born Esther Lachmann in 1819 – 1884 to Jewish parents of Polish ancestry in a Moscow ghetto.(1)...
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Tawaifs: The Forgotten Indian Courtesans

Tawaifs: The Forgotten Indian Courtesans

There is not much useful information about “tawaifs” on the internet. There is mention of a famous 1985 Bollywood film...
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The Life of Lola Montez – Courtesan, Dancer & Actress

The Life of Lola Montez – Courtesan, Dancer & Actress

Lola Montez was born and christened Maria Dolores Eliza Rosanna in 1821 in Ireland.(1) She displayed a fiery nature and...
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PRETTY WOMAN: Feminist Classic or Anti-Feminist?

PRETTY WOMAN: Feminist Classic or Anti-Feminist?

Pretty Woman released in 1990 was the highest grossing movie of that year bringing in close to half a billion...
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FLAPPERS – Freewheeling love and the racy 1920’s

FLAPPERS – Freewheeling love and the racy 1920’s

When most of us think of sexual liberation or revolution, we usually consider the 1960’s and 70’s as the era...
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Marie Duplessis – famous courtesan

[She was] the most elegant of women, having the most aristocratic taste and the most exquisite tact:  she set the tone for a whole area of society.   –  from her obituary Born Alphonsine Plessis in Normandy in 1824, Marie Duplessis was a self-made woman who was discrete, beautiful, charming, intelligent and witty – a famous […]

Tawaifs: The Forgotten Indian Courtesans

There is not much useful information about “tawaifs” on the internet. There is mention of a famous 1985 Bollywood film called Tawaif and some credible documentation, but overall, relevant sources are hard to come by. Tawaifs were highly sophisticated courtesans who catered to the nobility of India and often having royal patronage.(1) Celebrated and honoured […]