Harem: The World Behind the Veil - Croutier, Alev Lytle

This book explores harems all over the world, focusing on the celebrated Seraglio of Turkey's Topkapi Palace as a paradigm for all. We are shown the slave market and boudoirs of sultans, the daily routines of the odalisques - their baths, clothes and appetites - and the peculiar lives of the eunuchs who guarded and controlled them; all this ...

Harem: The World Behind the Veil 2014, Abbeville Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780789212061

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Harem: The World Behind the Veil 1989, Abbeville Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780896599031

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Harem: The World Behind the Veil 1989, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9780747504979

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