[E–pub Free] (Itch, Clap, Pox: Venereal Disease in the Eighteenth–Century Imagination) BY Noelle D. Gallagher
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Summary Itch, Clap, Pox: Venereal Disease in the Eighteenth-Century ImaginationO
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of the “clap” gonorrhea the “pox” syphilis and the “itch” genital scabies for the developmentf eighteenth century British literature and artAs a condition both represented through metaphors and used as a metaphor venereal disease provided a vehicle for the discussion The South Carolina Historical And Genealogical Magazine Vol 9
of cultural anxieties about gender race.
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