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Arleigh is reading The Hidden Diary of Marie Antoinette: I read this a few years back, but thought I'd give the audio version a try!
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Juliet's Nurse by Lois Leveen
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In the Company of the Courtesan by Sarah Dunant
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Inspired by Titian’s famous painting, The Venus of Urbino, this is the story of Roman courtesan Fiammetta Bianchini as told by her dwarf companion, Bucino Teodoldi. Together they flee the sack of Rome in 1527 and head to Fiametta’s mother’s house in...more
Arleigh is on page 32 of 384 of Juliet's Nurse: "When you make the circuit of a city's churches following a kneeling supplicant, you move with God's glory, but not with God-speed."
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Jane Austen's First Love by Syrie James
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At the age of fifteen, Jane Austen spends a summer holiday with her elder brother at his fiancé’s home in Kent. Five families come together to celebrate the upcoming nuptials and along the way many, including Jane, discover much about love and relati...more
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Thou Shalt 'Get Kings by Mercedes Rochelle
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Elizabeth - The Virgin Queen and the Men who Loved Her by Robert  Stephen Parry
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A unique mixture of fact and fiction, this volume contains 14 short chapters on Queen Elizabeth I’s relationships with the various men in her life—from her cold and distant father to her trusted councilors and, of course, the well-documented round of...more
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