Virgins: Reluctant, Dubious, and Disavowed, 1977. A survey of the virgin, ranging from saints to demons and back again. Great annecdotes about the role of the virgin in a wide ride of societies, including ancient Rome, the Mayan empire, the English Victorians, and more. Includes b/w illustrations of virgins in art throughout history.
184 pgs, measures approx. 8.8" H x 5.5" W x 0.7" D. Good condition – some yellowing to cover and pages, and light fading to edges of dust jacket, bumped edges, former owner's name and some numbers written on endpapers. See images for reference, and feel free to email for further information.
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