The Hellfire Clubs: Sex, Satanism and Secret Societies
Publish date: November 3rd 2008
Publisher: Yale University Press
Pages no: 250
Edition language: English
The Hell-Fire Clubs scandalized eighteenth-century English society. Rumors of their orgies, recruitment of prostitutes, extensive libraries of erotica, extreme rituals, and initiation ceremonies circulated widely at the time, only to become more sensational as generations passed. This thoroughly res...