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Unmentionable!

by Paul Jennings

  • 186 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Puffin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsLane Smith (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7354196M
ISBN 100140373993
ISBN 109780140373998

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A miracle of a book and one of my favorite reads ever, Unmentionable will be my go-to gift this year. All hail Therese Oneill for uncovering all of that dirty, dirty laundry."― Laurie Notaro, #1 New York Times bestselling author of It Looked Different on the Model and Housebroken/5().

Unmentionable made me truly appreciate how good I have it compared to my female ancestors. This clever little book examines the gross, disturbing, and, at times, hilarious "unmentionable" facets of a Victorian woman's life and also, their powerlessness in society when /5.

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Unmentionable. By Paul Jennings This book is very good for those who don’t have time to read an entire book. At first when I started, I was so confused because I thought the chapters are about the same story.

But I was wrong. Every title initiates a DIFFERENT short story. You can finish one in a 10 min at most/5. I Shall Faint: 'Unmentionable' Unpacks Victorian Womanhood Therese Oneill's new Unmentionable is a snarkily informal history of the difficulty of being a woman in the Victorian Era, hemmed in from.

Unmentionable: The Victorian Lady’s Guide to Sex, Marriage, and Manners is the quite possibly the most fun you’ll ever have while reading a history book, mostly because of the snarky voice of Therese Oneill.

This book is all about the private side of Victorian life – how it smelled (bad), what women did about their periods (whatever worked), and how to flirt with a fan, pair of gloves.

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