Erotic victorian women. Yet the statistics of the period disclose a different story. Enlarge cover. The restrictionist opinion has been too often misrepresented as the nineteenth-century mainstream view. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. The Adventures of a School-boy; Or the Freaks of Youthful Passion by James Campbell is an erotic book, telling the story of an older male seducing two young schoolboys for sexual pleasure. Erotic stimulation was usually implied or suggested. The fallen woman was a key stereotype for Victorian Erotica. Nikki marked it as to-read Apr 29, Before sexologists like Karl Ulrich, Benkert, and Havelock Ellis started to define sexual identities in the 19th century, the category of homosexuality was virtually non-existent. Indiana University Press.