Eleanor Herman. Sex with Kings

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Contents

1. One Sex with the King

2. Beyond the Bed—The Art of Pleasing a King

3. Rivals for a King’s Love—The Mistress and the Queen

4. Cuckold to the King—The Mistress’s Husband

5. Unceasing Vigilance—The Price of Success

6. Loving Profitably—The Wages of Sin

7. Political Power Between the Sheets

8. Red Whores of Babylon—Public Opinion and the Mistress

9. The Fruits of Sin—Royal Bastards

10. Death of the King

11. The End of a Brilliant Career and Beyond

12. Monarchs, Mistresses, and Marriage

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