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    • This Victorian Life

    • Modern Adventures in Nineteenth-Century Culture, Cooking, Fashion, and Technology
    • By: Sarah A. Chrisman
    • Narrated by: Laural Merlington
    • Length: 11 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 33
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 32

    We all know that the best way to study a foreign language is to go to a country where it's spoken, but can the same immersion method be applied to history? How do interactions with antique objects influence perceptions of the modern world?

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Way too opinionated.

    • By MandSWinOK on 04-19-16

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Victorian Secrets

    • What a Corset Taught Me about the Past, the Present, and Myself
    • By: Sarah A. Chrisman
    • Narrated by: Kristin Kalbli
    • Length: 7 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 35
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      4 out of 5 stars 36

    On Sarah A. Chrisman's 29th birthday, her husband, Gabriel, presented her with a corset. The material and the design were breathtakingly beautiful, but her mind immediately filled with unwelcome views. Although she had been in love with the Victorian era all her life, she had specifically asked her husband not to buy her a corset - ever. She'd heard how corsets affected the female body and what they represented, and she wanted none of it.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Exploration of Vanity

    • By Sara on 09-08-14

    Regular price: $19.95