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Lot 87
NAVAL - PROSTITUTION. Statement Respecting the Prevalence of Certain Immoral Practices in His Majesty's Navy, 1821
Sold for £475 (US$ 798) inc. premium
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NAVAL - PROSTITUTION
Statement Respecting the Prevalence of Certain Immoral Practices in His Majesty's Navy, original wrappers, stitched as issued, 8vo, Ellerton and Henderson, 1821

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  • "It has become an established practice in the British Navy to admit... immediately on their arrival in port, as many prostitutes as the men... several hundred at a time...."
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