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" The fact that the Athenians should have taken so bitterly to heart the paltry maiden tribute that once in nine years they had to pay to the Minotaur, seems incredible, almost inconceivable. This very night in London, and every night, year in and year... "
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
...steps, so inextricable were the paths, so blind the footsteps, so innumerable the ways of wrong-doing. The fact that the Athenians should have taken so bitterly...seven, selected almost as much by chance as those who in the Athenian market-place, drew lots as to which should be flung into the Creton labyrinth, will...
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The Moving Pageant: A Literary Sourcebook on London Street-life, 1700-1914

Rick Allen - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 249 pages
...had countless courts and galleries. Those who entered it could never find their way out again. . . .' The fact that the Athenians should have taken so bitterly...many times seven, selected almost as much by chance . . . will be offered up as the Maiden Tribute to Modern Babylon. Maidens they were when this morning...
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A Sourcebook on Naturalist Theatre

C. D. Innes - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 261 pages
...conqueror to send once every nine years a tribute to Crete of seven youths and seven maidens . . . This very night in London. and every night. year in...out. not seven maidens only. but many times seven . . . Maidens they will be when this morning dawned. but tonight their ruin will be accomplished. and...
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The Press and Popular Culture

Martin Conboy - Social Science - 2002 - 194 pages
...ancient mythology but left outraged and concerned readers in no doubt as to its damning topicality: This very night in London, and every night, year in and year out, not seven maids only, but many times seven, selected almost as much by chance as those who in the Atheneian market...
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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
...inside":— Hie quern credicus edit Dedalus est laberinthus De quo nullus vadere quivit qui fuit intus. The fact that the Athenians should have taken so bitterly...seven, selected almost as much by chance as those who in the Athenian market place drew lots as to which should be flung into the Cretan labyrinth, will...
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