Antiques Roadshow

Appraisal: 1860 & 1936 Author Inscribed Books

Clip: Season 23 Episode 22 | 2m 28s | Video has closed captioning.

Watch Catherine WIlliamson's appraisal of 1860 & 1936 author inscribed books in Vintage Memphis.

Aired: 08/05/19

Rating: TV-G

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History of "The Well of Loneliness"

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History of "The Well of Loneliness"

In 1928, British author Radclyffe Hall published a semi-autobiographical novel about a lesbian relationship, bringing the subject of homosexuality into the country’s literary culture. While lesbianism was not considered illegal at the time, the book was deemed illegal, and was quickly removed from circulation.

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