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" Athens, after a disastrous campaign, was compelled by her conqueror to send once every nine years a tribute to Crete of seven youths and seven maidens. The doomed fourteen who were selected by lot amid the lamentations of the citizens, returned no more.... "
Modern Babylon?: Prostituting Children in Thailand - Page vii
by Heather Montgomery - 2001 - 192 pages
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Brimstone Bargains in the Marriage Market: Or, The Traffic in Sex, Stories ...

F. G. Tyrrell - Sexual ethics - 1904 - 424 pages
...quoting a few paragraphs, as in and of themselves the best possible exhibition of the modern Sodom. "In ancient times, if we may believe the myths of...labyrinth of Daedalus, there to wander about blindly until such time as they were devoured by the Minotaur, a frightful monster, half man, half bull, the foul...
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The Moving Pageant: A Literary Sourcebook on London Street-life, 1700-1914

Rick Allen - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 249 pages
...citizens, returned no more. The vessel that bore them to Crete unfurled black sails as the symbols of despair, and on arrival her passengers were flung...Labyrinth of Daedalus, there to wander about blindly until such time as they were devoured by the Minotaur, a frightful monster, half man, half bull, the foul...
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De-centring Sexualities: Politics and Representations Beyond the Metropolis

David Shuttleton, Diane Watt, Richard Phillips - Psychology - 2000 - 301 pages
...the citizens, returned no more. The vessel that hore them to Crete unturled hlack sails as the svmhol of despair, and on arrival her passengers were flung into the famous Lahyrinth of Daedalus, there to wander ahout hlindlv until such time as they were devoured hy the Minotaur,...
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Josephine Butler and the Prostitution Campaigns: Child prostitution and the ...

Josephine Elizabeth Grey Butler, Jane Jordan, Ingrid Sharp - Great Britain - 2003 - 488 pages
...MAIDEN TRIBUTE OF MODERN BABYLON WT Stead Source: Pall Mail Gazelte, Monda) 6 July to Friday l0 July. In ancient times, if we may believe the myths of Hellas,...passengers were flung into the famous Labyrinth of Diedalus, there to wander about blindly until such time as they were devoured by the Minotaur, a frightful...
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