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18th century poetry porn

February 4th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

A racy new finding in the back of an 18th century collection of poetry may explain why the book was


16th century nose jobs

December 28th, 2010 | by Sevaan Franks

A 16th century book sold at auction contains some of the first documented information on how to perform a nose


Jane Austen’s writing style not hers?

October 27th, 2010 | by Sevaan Franks

An academic is claiming that Jane Austen’s elegant writing style may actually be the work of her editor. Professor Kathryn



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