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  • Tags: love

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The picture is an engraving that depicts marriage as Cupid's snare and a fatal end of love, representing the matrimonial state as bondage.

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This series of 6 images displays the unfortunate fall of Moll Hackabout a beautiful prostitute. Created by William Hogarth in 1733.

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This series of 6 images displays the unfortunate fall of Moll Hackabout a beautiful prostitute. Created by William Hogarth in 1733.

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The map depicts the ocean of love surrounding the land of matrimony, but unable to access it in any way.

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Image of the Heart Weighing scene from "Book of the Dead"

An excerpt titled "A Fragment" from A Sentimental Journey telling the story of Abdera, a town that was transformed by the idea of love

Fantomina writes letters to Beauplaisir as multiple characters, and receives responses from each of them. The annotations explore the complexity of their relationship and what her initial response means.

This quotation reveals Beauplaisir's state of mind the first time he and the protagonist have sex, and reveals the ambiguity around power and consent in this moment. The narrator notes that by this point Beauplaisir is so determined to have sex with…

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An analysis of the 18th century class system and how Fantomina steps outside the boundaries to fulfill her desire to entertain herself with prostitution.

A metaphor of what love is versus what lust is so that the reader might be able to better distinguish these two deceptively similar emotions.
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