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Watching Hannah: Sexuality, Horror and Bodily De-formation in Victorian England

In 1854, Arthur Munby (1828-1910), civil servant, writer and ‘connoisseur of working class women’, met Hannah Cullwick, a servant, who became the object of a clandestine courtship and then a secret marriage. Their affair and marriage remained hidden from Munby’s friends and associates, and although evidence suggests that they never had sex, their relationship wasContinue reading “Watching Hannah: Sexuality, Horror and Bodily De-formation in Victorian England”