From the dawn of time, power has been an aphrodisiac. The royal mistress, having conquered a king, often ran his kingdom, wielding her sexuality as a sceptre. This book explores the position of royal mistress at European Courts, and the fascinating women who filled it.From the dawn of time, power has been an aphrodisiac. The royal mistress, having conquered a king, often ran his kingdom, wielding her sexuality as a sceptre. This book explores the position of royal mistress at European Courts, and the fascinating women who filled it.Read Less
Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with writing textual notes highlighting or be an heavily used ex library copy with library markings, stickers or stamps. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
Very good. 320 p. Audience: General/trade. All proceeds go to the Center for Sex & Culture located in San Francisco, CA. A non-profit space whose mission is to provide judgment-free education, cultural events, a library/media archive, and other resources to audiences across the sexual and gender spectrum; and to research and disseminate factual information, framing and informing issues of public policy and public health. Thank You. The Sexy Librarians
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Very Good in Very Good jacket. Book. 8vo-Between 7 3/4" and 9 3/4" Tall. 287 page book in very good condition with minor edgewear on pages and cover. DJ is also in very good condition with little edgewear. "An irreproachably researched and amusingly written history of European monarchs' jezebels....Scholarly and entertaining, written with a keen eye for politics, but never forsaking the pleasures."
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