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ARTICLES FIRST PUBLISHED OR LAST AMENDED IN 2018

 

The following lists are in reverse chronological order, so that the first articles to be published or to be amended are at the bottom.

"Amended" means seriously so, and does not include the addition of links to other articles on the website, the addition or deletion of images, the correction of spelling or grammar, or minor changes in phrasing.

Other articles on this website will be found in the lists for those first published or last amended in 2017 and 2019.

Articles first published in 2018
Articles last amended in 2018

The Book of Women by Fazil Bey, ca. 1793

The erotic poems of Fazil Bey, ca. 1792-1810

Moslem accounts of France 1803-46

Letters from Liselotte, 1681-1720

Hebworth Castle and L'Envoi

Lord Henry

Glimpses from the Golden Age

A Lesson in Physiology

A Masquerade and the Penalty

Venus and Adonis

Doctissimus Puer

A New Acquaintance

The Gates of Dawn

The Memoirs of a Voluptuary by Charlie Powerscourt

Such, Such Were the Joys by George Orwell

Christopher Hitchens on his boyhood

Mignon by Chris Hunt (pdf)

Street Lavender by Chris Hunt (pdf)

Kit by Alan Edward (pdf)

The Greek love poems of Wilfred Owen

Cassius Dio's Roman History: AD 33-69

On the Caesars by Aurelius Victor

Roman History AD 14-70 by Tacitus

The disgrace of L. Quinctius Flaminius, 184 BC

Cassius Dio's Roman History: AD 81-98

The Praetorian Prefect's boy-wife, AD 68

Wine for Octavian's boy, ca. 41 BC

The Style of Life and Manners of the Emperors

The impeachment of Scantinius Capitolinus, ca. 226 BC

Roman boys' naughty games, ca. 82 BC

The killing of Gaius Lusius, 104 BC

Plutarch's Life of Sertorius

Plutarch's Life of Aristeides

Plutarch's Life of Pyrrhos

Kevin by Wallace Hamilton (pdf)

Left to Themselves by Edward Prime-Stevenson (pdf)

Aleko by Kenneth Matthews (pdf)

The Garden God by Forrest Reid (pdf)

The Portrait of Mr. W.H. by Oscar Wilde (pdf)

Child of the Sun by Kyle Onstott and Lance Horner (pdf)

The Child of Dawn by Ralph Chubb (pdf)

The Romance of the Choirboy by John Gambril Nicholson (pdf)

Love in Earnest by John Gambril Nicholson, 1892 (pdf)

The Boys by Henry de Montherlant (pdf)

Bom-Crioulo by Adolfo Caminha (pdf)

The Wrong People by Robin Maugham (pdf)

The Greek love poems of Hilary the Englishman, 12th century

The Debate of Ganymede and Helen, 12th century

The Slave Trade Today by Sean O'Callaghan, 1961

Benjamin Britten and David Hemmings, 1953-55

Middle Ground by Ursula Zilinsky (pdf)

Alan Turing, 1912-54

The Twelve Caesars by Suetonius

On the Alexandrine War, 48-47 BC

Minor Incidents, Williams Mix, & Young Thomas by C. J. Bradbury Robinson, review

Street Boy Dreams by Kevin Esser, review

On Nudity and Sexual Shame by Eduard Brongersma, 1984

The Augustan History: Alexander Severus to Carinus, AD 222-285

T. H. White, 1906-64

Cassius Dio's Roman History: AD 180-211

The Augustan History: Verus to Diadumenianus, AD 161-218

Pederasty in ancient Sparta

Lord Berners on his boyhood 1883-99

Was a classical education an incitement to Greek love?

The Memoirs of John Addington Symonds

A Demon Hovering 1800-64 by John Chandos

A boy and his monk in Lhasa ca. 1943-9

Puyi, the last emperor of China, 1906-67

Marquesan Sexual Behavior by Robert Suggs

Surprised by Joy by C. S. Lewis

The Poet Abū Nuwās, His Boys, and the Caliph

The Tale of Alā al-Dīn Abū Shāmāt

The Youth and his Master

Notes on the People of Siwah by Walter Cline

The Mossi, by Louis Tauxier, 1912

A Boy on the Bus by Hummingbird

Flannelled Fool by T. C. Worsley

A Boy's Beauty Flowers When His Forelock Is Unshaven, ca. 1614

Poetry

Boy Actors in Peking by Cai heng zi, 1877

The Memoirs of the Kangxi Emperor, 1696-1708

Kite Music by Gary Shellhart (pdf)

Herodian's History of the Empire AD 180-238

The Histories by Laonikos Chalkokondyles

The Decline and Fall of Byzantium by Doukas

Growing Old Disgracefully by Casimir Dukahz (pdf)

It's a Boy by Casimir Dukahz (pdf)

Vice Versa by Casimir Dukahz (pdf)

The Asbestos Diary by Casimir Dukahz (pdf)

Antoninus Heliogabalus by Aelius Lampridius

"Sardanapallos" by Cassius Dio

The Roman Emperor Trajan, AD 53-117

The Man They Called a Monster by Paul Wilson (pdf)

Hadrian and Antinous, 123-130

Teardops on My Drum by Jack Robinson (pdf)

The Caesars by the Emperor Julian

Pederasty: An Integration by Bruce Rind (pdf)

Some Time Among the Balinese by Julius Jacobs, 1881

The Achehnese by Dr. Snouck Hurgronje, 1893-4

The Paggers Papers by Richard Rawson (pdf)

Greek love in the Philippines

Soetjipto's First Love, Java, 1923-4 (pdf)

Greek love in Java

Papuans of the Trans-Fly by F.E. Williams, 1934

Tangier: A Writer's Notebook by Angus Stewart, 1961-74

Pederast by Angus Stewart, 1961

Plutarch's Life of Solon

The age of the loved boy in traditional Japan

Damon's pre-emptive strike, ca. 87 BC

The United States in Boys for Sale

The Tale of Kamar and the Expert Halīmah

Salāh al-Dīn and his Wazīr

A survey of eighteen New York boy prostitutes, 1968

Boy Prostitution in New York in 1968

Plutarch's Lives of Agis and Kleomenes

Plutarch's Life of Themistokles

Egypt and Mohammed Ali by James St. John, 1834

Michael Davidson's Great Row, London 1936-7

Michael Davidson in London and Oxford, 1922-28

The Land of the Atlas in Boys for Sale

Vietnam and Thailand around the time of the Vietnam War, ca. 1950-73

Greek love in Vietnam

Two Words on Pederasty in China by J.-J. Matignon, 1899

Michael Davidson's Early Sexual Experiences: England 1913-19

Afghanistan in Boys for Sale

China in Boys for Sale

Travels in China by John Barrow, 1804

Greek love in China

Egypt in Boys for Sale

France in Boys for Sale

Michael Davidson in South Africa, 1920-ca.1921

Two more rows: Michael Davidson in London 1941-6

Kannon's Manifestation as a Youth, early 14th century

The age of the loved boy in the Arab-Islamic World, 1500-1800

Plutarch's Life of Alkibiades

Modern Italy in Boys for Sale

Germany in Boys for Sale

The Diaries of Donald Friend, IV, 1966-88

Greek love in Bali

The Fatal Shore by Robert Hughes

Shakespeare's Boy Actors and Forbidden Discourse by Michael Teare-Williams

Plutarch's Life of Demetrios

Plutarch's Life of Pelopidas

Michael Davidson in Malaya, 1949-52

Michael Davidson in Cyprus, 1954-7

Michael Davidson at Lancing, 1908-13

Spain in Boys for Sale

India and Pakistan in Boys for Sale

Xenophon's Anabasis

The Anabasis of Alexander by Arrian

Plutarch's Life of Alexander

Marcus and Me by Jay Edson, review

Pederasty in ancient Persia

The Book of Women by Fazil Bey, ca. 1793

Moslem accounts of France 1803-46

Greek love in modern France

Letters from Liselotte, 1681-1720

Hebworth Castle and L'Envoi

Lord Henry

Glimpses from the Golden Age

A Lesson in Physiology

A Masquerade and the Penalty

Venus and Adonis

Doctissimus Puer

A New Acquaintance

The Gates of Dawn

The Memoirs of a Voluptuary by Charlie Powerscourt

Such, Such Were the Joys by George Orwell

Christopher Hitchens on his boyhood

Mignon by Chris Hunt (pdf)

Street Lavender by Chris Hunt (pdf)

Kit by Alan Edward (pdf)

The Greek love poems of Wilfred Owen

Cassius Dio's Roman History: AD 33-69

On the Caesars by Aurelius Victor

Roman History AD 14-70 by Tacitus

The disgrace of L. Quinctius Flaminius, 184 BC

Cassius Dio's Roman History: AD 81-98

Antiquity (History)

The Praetorian Prefect's boy-wife, AD 68

Wine for Octavian's boy, ca. 41 BC

The Style of Life and Manners of the Emperors

The impeachment of Scantinius Capitolinus, ca. 226 BC

Roman boys' naughty games, ca. 82 BC

Hadrian and Antinous, 123-130

The killing of Gaius Lusius, 104 BC

Plutarch's Life of Sertorius

Plutarch's Life of Aristeides

Sophokles as a boy-lover, 5th century BC

Plutarch's Life of Demetrios

Plutarch's Life of Pyrrhos

Kevin by Wallace Hamilton (pdf)

Left to Themselves by Edward Prime-Stevenson (pdf)

Aleko by Kenneth Matthews (pdf)

The Garden God by Forrest Reid (pdf)

The Portrait of Mr. W.H. by Oscar Wilde (pdf)

Child of the Sun by Kyle Onstott and Lance Horner (pdf)

The Child of Dawn by Ralph Chubb (pdf)

The Romance of the Choirboy by John Gambril Nicholson (pdf)

Love in Earnest by John Gambril Nicholson, 1892 (pdf)

Poetry

The Boys by Henry de Montherlant (pdf)

Bom-Crioulo by Adolfo Caminha (pdf)

The Slave Trade Today by Sean O'Callaghan, 1961

The Wrong People by Robin Maugham (pdf)

The Debate of Ganymede and Helen, 12th century

Benjamin Britten and David Hemmings, 1953-55

Robin Maugham at Eton, 1930-2

Enthrallingly Wicked Tangier, 1940-8

Middle Ground by Ursula Zilinsky (pdf)

Alan Turing, 1912-54

The Twelve Caesars by Suetonius

On the Alexandrine War, 48-47 BC

Minor Incidents, Williams Mix, & Young Thomas by C. J. Bradbury Robinson, review

Street Boy Dreams by Kevin Esser, review

On Nudity and Sexual Shame by Eduard Brongersma, 1984

The Augustan History: Alexander Severus to Carinus, AD 222-285

T. H. White, 1906-64

Cassius Dio's Roman History: AD 180-211

The Augustan History: Verus to Diadumenianus, AD 161-218

Pederasty in ancient Sparta

Lord Berners on his boyhood 1883-99

Was a classical education an incitement to Greek love?

The Memoirs of John Addington Symonds

A Demon Hovering 1800-64 by John Chandos

A boy and his monk in Lhasa ca. 1943-9

Puyi, the last emperor of China, 1906-67

Marquesan Sexual Behavior by Robert Suggs

Surprised by Joy by C. S. Lewis

The Poet Abū Nuwās, His Boys, and the Caliph

The Tale of Alā al-Dīn Abū Shāmāt

The Youth and his Master

Notes on the People of Siwah by Walter Cline

The Boy-Wives of the Azande of the Sudan

The Mossi, by Louis Tauxier, 1912

A Boy on the Bus by Hummingbird

Flannelled Fool by T. C. Worsley

A Boy's Beauty Flowers When His Forelock Is Unshaven, ca. 1614

Boy Actors in Peking by Cai heng zi, 1877

Humour

The Memoirs of the Kangxi Emperor, 1696-1708

Kite Music by Gary Shellhart (pdf)

Herodian's History of the Empire AD 180-238

The Histories by Laonikos Chalkokondyles

The Decline and Fall of Byzantium by Doukas

Growing Old Disgracefully by Casimir Dukahz (pdf)

It's a Boy by Casimir Dukahz (pdf)

Vice Versa by Casimir Dukahz (pdf)

The Asbestos Diary by Casimir Dukahz (pdf)

Antoninus Heliogabalus by Aelius Lampridius

"Sardanapallos" by Cassius Dio

The Roman Emperor Trajan, AD 53-117

The Man They Called a Monster by Paul Wilson (pdf)

Teardops on My Drum by Jack Robinson (pdf)

The Caesars by the Emperor Julian

 

Pederasty: An Integration by Bruce Rind (pdf)

Some Time Among the Balinese by Julius Jacobs, 1881

The Achehnese by Dr. Snouck Hurgronje, 1893-4

The Paggers Papers by Richard Rawson (pdf)

Greek love in the Philippines

Soetjipto's First Love, Java, 1923-4 (pdf)

Greek love in Java

Papuans of the Trans-Fly by F.E. Williams, 1934

Tangier: A Writer's Notebook by Angus Stewart, 1961-74

Pederast by Angus Stewart, 1961

Plutarch's Life of Solon

The age of the loved boy in traditional Japan

Damon's pre-emptive strike, ca. 87 BC

The United States in Boys for Sale

The Tale of Kamar and the Expert Halīmah

Salāh al-Dīn and his Wazīr

A survey of eighteen New York boy prostitutes, 1968

Boy Prostitution in New York in 1968

Plutarch's Lives of Agis and Kleomenes

Plutarch's Life of Themistokles

Egypt and Mohammed Ali by James St. John, 1834

Michael Davidson's Great Row, London 1936-7

Michael Davidson in London and Oxford, 1922-28

The Land of the Atlas in Boys for Sale

Vietnam and Thailand around the time of the Vietnam War, ca. 1950-73

Greek love in Vietnam

Two Words on Pederasty in China by J.-J. Matignon, 1899

Shakespeare's Boy Actors and Forbidden Discourse by Michael Teare-Williams

Michael Davidson's Early Sexual Experiences: England 1913-19

Afghanistan in Boys for Sale

The Arab Near East in Boys for Sale

China in Boys for Sale

Travels in China by John Barrow, 1804

Egypt in Boys for Sale

France in Boys for Sale

Michael Davidson in South Africa, 1920-ca.1921

Two more rows: Michael Davidson in London 1941-6

Kannon's Manifestation as a Youth, early 14th century

The age of the loved boy in the Arab-Islamic World, 1500-1800

Plutarch's Life of Alkibiades

On Tyranny and Love, ca. 473 BC

Modern Italy in Boys for Sale

Germany in Boys for Sale

The Diaries of Donald Friend, IV, 1966-88

The Fatal Shore by Robert Hughes

Plutarch's Life of Pelopidas

Michael Davidson in Malaya, 1949-52

Michael Davidson in Cyprus, 1954-7

Michael Davidson at Lancing, 1908-13

General non-fiction (Literature)

Spain in Boys for Sale

India and Pakistan in Boys for Sale

Xenophon's Anabasis

The Anabasis of Alexander by Arrian

Plutarch's Life of Alexander

Marcus and Me by Jay Edson, review

The Histories of Alexander the Great by Curtius Rufus

Pederasty in ancient Persia