The Burgher and the Whore Prostitution in Early Modern Amsterdam

Author(s): 
van de Pol, Lotte
ISBN: 
9780199211401
Date published: 
March 2011
Hardback
Price: 
£30.00

Amsterdam's reputation as a city of prostitutes is age old. The Burgher and the Whore is the story of the red light district in the Golden Age, bringing to life the relationships between men and women, and providing a fascinating account of what it was like to inhabit the greatest city of its day.