Masculinity and the Metropolis of Vice, 1550-1650

Palgrave Macmillan, 2010
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Leading authors in the field of early modern studies explore a range of bad behaviours - like binge drinking, dicing, and procuring prostitutes at barbershops - in order to challenge the notion that early modern London was a corrupt city that ruined innocent young men.