Images of lust: sexual carvings on medieval churches

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B.T. Batsford, 1986 - 166 pages

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Contents

Introduction
7
Ugly as sin
23
The Romanesque background
31
The entertainers
40
Mermaids centaurs and other hybrid
48
La femme aux serpents Ihomme
58
Disgust for the flesh
80
More priapic figures
91
Rude gestures and ruder postures
100
More female exhibitionists m
111
The distribution of sexual carvings
123
Exhibitionists and folklore
145
Index
165

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