Ever since the late 19th Century and the industrial revolution, the world hasn’t been the same. With almost daily inventions based on steam and electricity, the way human society works changed for good. Of course, such big leaps in technology could never shy away from sex and all sorts of kinks.
But what does the Victorian age have to do with sexual intercourse? Wasn’t that the time of strict societal rules, restricted sexual freedom, and extreme misogyny? Well, to some degree, that’s correct. But we can’t forget that the first actual mechanical sex toy appeared in the late 1800s!
Yeah, the king of adult toys — the vibrator — was born back in the good old steamy, Jack the Ripper creeping days. Mister Mortimer Granville, an English physician, is the famous inventor of the now famous sex toy. Of course, back then, the toy existed for medical purposes, relieving women …Learn more →