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Don’t Ignore the Clitoris: A Brief History of Hysteria

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The rest of Jess Fink‘s comic treatise on clitoral stimulation for Victorian Ladies can be found below, but it does contain a drawing of some genitals, so that’s probably not work safe. But even if you are at work right now, you should check it out later, because it’s about the silly Victorians, the invention of the vibrator, orgasms, and anatomy.

 

See the piece at full size, with sources, at Jess Fink’s Deviantart.

(via @JessFink.)

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