John Pemble: Cousin Marriage, 25 February 2010
Show More Incest and Influence: The Private Life of Bourgeois England by Adam Kuper.
Harvard, 296 pp., £20.95, November 2009, 978 0 674 03589 8Show More
“... Blunt’s treason just as, a hundred years earlier, it dealt privately with the pederasty of Charles Vaughan. In 1859 Vaughan, headmaster of Harrow, suddenly left in order to accept a much lower-profile job as vicar of Doncaster. Not until 1964, when Phyllis Grosskurth published her biography of John Addington Symonds, was it revealed that Vaughan had ...”