The true story of a 19th-century woman who chased a reluctant suitor, their secret marriage and an ensuing legal scandal.
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The romance of lust, or early experiences is a victorian erotic novel written anonymously in four volumes during the years 1873–1876 and published by william lazenby henry spencer ashbee discusses this novel in one of his bibliographies of erotic literature in addition the compilers of british museum general. A new novel imagines a scandalous and little-known part of the legendary american architect's history a very attractive woman, a woman with a great deal to say — curious about the world in the way he was, says author nancy horan, who chronicles the real-life love affair in a book called loving frank.
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