About this story
Writer Jasmine Silk imagines a young girl forced into prostitution at the real Haddock’s brothel in Covent Garden in 1745. Her downfall mirrors that of engraver William Hogarth’s fictional country girl in his 6-part ‘Harlot’s Progress. This story has adult themes.
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The British Library has a set of Hogarth’s Harlot’s Progress prints.