John Addington Symonds (1840–1893) and Homosexuality

A Critical Edition of Sources

  • Sean Brady

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Sean Brady
    Pages 1-38
  3. John Addington Symonds
    Pages 39-121
  4. John Addington Symonds
    Pages 123-208
  5. John Addington Symonds
    Pages 209-212

About this book


The book brings together for the first time John Addington Symonds' key writings on homosexuality, and the entire correspondence between Symonds and Havelock Ellis on the project of Sexual Inversion. The source edition contains a critical introduction to the sources.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Sean Brady
    • 1
  1. 1.School of History, Classics and Archaeology, Birkbeck CollegeUniversity of LondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-35511-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-26498-5
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