Sex and Sensibility

Richard Blechynden's Calcutta Diaries, 1791-1822
Author(s): 
Robb, Peter
ISBN: 
9780198075110
Date published: 
November 2011
Hardback
Price: 
£30.00

This book along with its companion ( Sentiment and Self) uses Richard Blechynden's diaries to present an account of everyday life in early colonial Bengal. It deals with issues like sexuality, concubines and dynamics of households in colonial Bengal.