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Dressing up, transvestism and drag

the history of an obsession

by Peter Ackroyd

  • 6 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Transvestism -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 154) and index.

    StatementPeter Ackroyd
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ77 .A25
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4408489M
    ISBN 100671250914
    LC Control Number79011780

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