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Why I've been so quiet lately

This is the list I'm currently slogging my way through - expect continued non-bloggyness to continue through the end of the year. Heh, I said continued twice. I haz a tired.


The World for a Shilling: How the Great Exhibition of 1851 Shaped a Nation by Michael Leapman
Victorian Babylon: People, Streets and Images in Nineteenth Century London by Lynda Nead
Victorian America: Transformations in Everyday Life, 1876-1915 by Thomas J. Schlereth
The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness at the Fair that Changed America by Erik Larson
Victorian London: The Tale of a City, 1840-1870 by Liza Picard
Inside the Victorian Home: A Portrait of Domestic Life in Victorian England by Judith Flanders
Victorian London's Middle-Class Housewife: What She Did All Day by Yaffa Claire Draznin
Death in the Dining Room, and Other Tales of Victorian Cultures by Kenneth L. Ames
Disenchanted Night: The Industrialization of Light in the Nineteenth Century by Wolfgang Schivelbusch
The Darkened Room: Women, Power and Spiritualism in Late Victorian England by Alex Owen
City of Dreadful Delight: Narratives of Sexual Danger in Late-Victorian London by Judith R. Walkowitz
A Man's Place: Masculinity and the Middle-Class Home in Victorian England by John Tosh
The Other Victorians: A Study of Sexuality and Pornography in Mid-Nineteenth Century England by Steven Marcus
Eunuchs and Castrati: A Cultural History by Piotr O. Scholz
The Invisibles: A Tale of the Eunuchs of India by Zia Jaffrey
Edison's Eve: A Magical History of the Quest for Mechanical Life by Gaby Wood
Automata: The Golden Age, 1848-1914 by Christian Bailly

Marine Autumn

I owe you marine autumn
With dankness at its roots
and fog like a grape
and the graceful sun of the country;
and the silent space
in which sorrows lose themselves
and only the bright crown
of joy comes to the surface.

--Pablo Neruda.

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