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Emblems of the Soul: Butterflies in Victorian Fashion and Folklore

Victorians had a fascination with natural history that manifested itself in various ways, not the least of which was in fashionable clothing and décor....

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On Bluestockings and Beauty: 19th Century Advice for Educated Women

The Victorian bluestocking was considered to be “a stiff, stilted, queer literary woman of a dubious age.”...

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Victorian Fat Shaming: Harsh Words on Weight from the 19th Century

“All defects are in the nature of ugliness, but certain ones are more degrading than others; and of these obesity,…

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The Beauty Rituals of 19th Century Empress Elisabeth of Austria

Sensitive to any perceived deficiencies in her appearance, Sisi embarked on a lifetime of extreme beauty rituals which have become the stuff of legend. ...

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