Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan (February 8, 1989)
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In seventeenth and 18th century Europe, specially in Holland, England and Germany, such a lot of girls selected to decorate and reside as males, that an underground culture of lady cross-dressing in the pop culture may be detected. This research, established upon 114 well-documented Dutch situations of girl cross-dressing, makes an attempt to inform how those ladies tailored to male lifestyles and why, as soon as found, reactions to them have been either fierce and sundry. It additionally explores the explanations why they selected to alter gender. designated recognition is dedicated to cross-dressing through one accomplice because the purely means within which lesbian love was once attainable during this interval.