Publisher description for Prostitution in medieval society : the history of an urban institution in Languedoc / Leah Lydia Otis.
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"Prostitution in Medieval Society, a monograph about Languedoc between the twelfth and sixteenth centuries, is also much more than that: it is a compelling narrative about the social construction of sexuality."
– Catharine R. Stimpson
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Prostitution -- Europe -- History.
Social history -- Medieval, 500-1500.
Prostitution -- France -- Languedoc -- History.