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Greek Virginity

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$43.00 • £34.95 • €38.50

ISBN 9780674363205

Publication Date: 01/01/1990


248 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

1 halftone

Revealing Antiquity

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  • Introduction
  • Part I. The Enigmatic Virgin
    • 1. A Luminous Pit
    • 2. The Art of Madness
    • 3. Lunar Pythia
    • 4. Parthenos Audaessa
    • 5. Open to the Spirits
    • 6. The Tortoise and the Courtesan
  • Part II. The Virginal Body
    • 7. Virgin Births
    • 8. Hidden Marriages
    • 9. Anatomy without Veils
  • Part III. Neither Virgins nor Mothers
    • 10. The Danaides’ Endless Chore
    • 11. The Matter of Despair
    • 12. The Jar
    • 13. Unconsummated
  • Conclusion: Toward a Sealed Fountain
  • Notes
  • Index

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