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The man who hated women : sex, censorship, and civil liberties in the gilded age / Amy Sohn.

Sohn, Amy, 1973- (author.).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250174819
  • ISBN: 1250174813
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: First.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2021.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
"A narrative history about Anthony Comstock, US Postal Inspector and vice hunter, and the remarkable women who opposed him"-- Provided by publisher.
Author Notes

Amy Sohn is the New York Times–bestselling author of several novels, including Prospect Park West, Motherland, and The Actress. A former columnist at New York magazine, she has also written for Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, The Nation, and The New York Times. She has been a writing fellow at Headlands Center for the Arts, Writers Omi, and the Studios at MASS MoCA. A native New Yorker, she lives in Brooklyn with her daughter.

Subject: Comstock, Anthony, 1844-1915.
Postal inspectors > United States > Biography.
Women > Sexual behavior > United States > History.
Pornography > United States > History.
United States > Moral conditions.

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