Homosexuality & Civilization

An archive of poetry, pictures, history, and quotes dedicated to queer individuals before the year 1900.

The title is an homage to a book by Louis Crompton, but the blog will contain content expressing all forms of sexuality and gender identity.

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La Chute du Chat (Two Women Disturbed by a Cat) by Jean-Alphonse Roehn, 19th century.

La Chute du Chat (Two Women Disturbed by a Cat) by Jean-Alphonse Roehn, 19th century.

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