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Madam Belle : sex, money, and influence in a Southern brothel / Maryjean Wall.

Wall, Maryjean. (Author).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library 921 BREZING (Text) 39206021030760 Adult Biography Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780813147062 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0813147069 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 190 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Lexington, Kentucky : University Press of Kentucky, [2014]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The elegant Miss Belle -- Civil war and home war -- A troubled youth -- A businesswoman whose business is men -- Networks of power -- A wealthy benefactor -- Lexington's exclusive mansion for men -- A uniquely powerful woman in a changing city -- Crackdown on vice -- A growing moral menace -- The passing of a legend.
Subject: Brezing, Belle, 1860-1940.
Prostitutes > Kentucky > Lexington > Biography.
Brothels > Kentucky > Lexington.

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