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This is a list of books used during a past Book Talk at one of the libraries

Love for Sale
Bethany Branch, February 15, 2008
presented by Lisa V.

Tales of Gentlemen Gigolos and Ladies of the Evening...both fictional and true-to-life!

Podcast of this book talk  This BooksTalk presentation is available as a downloadable audio podcast! [51:12, 23.4 MB]

FICTION

TITLE Slammerkin
by Emma Donoghue

TITLE The Crimson Petal and the White
by Michael Faber

TITLE Memoirs of a Geisha
by Michael Golden

TITLE The Dress Lodger
by Sherri Holman

NON-FICTION

TITLE Sin the Second City: Madams, Ministers, Playboys and the Battle for America's Soul
by Karen Abbott
306.74 Abb

Painted Love: Prostitution in French Art of the Impressionist Era
by Hollis Clayton
709.34 qCla

TITLE The Murder of Helen Jewett: The Life and Death of a Prostitute in 19th Century New York
by Patricia Cline-Cohen
364.152 Coh

City of Eros
by Timothy Gilfoyle
306.74 Gil

The Nye County Brothel Wars
by Jeanie Kasindorf
364.153 Kas

Nell Kimball: Her Life as an American Madam
by Nell Kimball
B K565

Whiskey and Wild Women: An Amusing Account of the Saloons and Bawds of the Old West
by Cy Martin
301.415 qMar

TITLE The Story of Chicago May
by Nuala O'Faolain
364.374 Ofa

TITLE Soiled Doves: Prostitution in the Early West
by Ann Seagraves
306.742 Sea