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Stephen Fry's Victorian Secrets

Written by: Stephen Fry
Length: 7 hrs and 40 mins
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  • 2019-01-17

Really entertaining

I really enjoyed this. Fun to listen to and interesting. I hope for more like this in the future.

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A Charming Series on Victorian History

As usual Stephen Fry brings his unique charm and storytelling skills to this series. I have a great love for Victorian history and this was fun, informative and educational. I have recommended this too so many people.

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Exceptional

What an excellent listen. Victorian culture exposed and explained with titillating intrigue. Stephen Fry's performance just ices the cake and makes this series binge-worthy.

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Not what I expected

Interesting, glad I got , enjoyed reader
I learned some facts and enjoyed listening to these upbeat readings.

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Excellent!

A wonderful scan of Victorian mores and interesting facts. Stephen Fry, as always is masterful at narrating. The episodes are interspersed with readings, analysis and sound recordings that enhance each story and the enjoyment of same. Great production. Very well done!

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Amazingly interesting

Love it!! Listened to it twice, very interesting and funny. Will probably listen to it again. Stephen Fry is just the best.

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The music is overwhelming!

It is hard to sort out the voice from the music some of the time.

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love it

i am enjoying it alot. Can't wait to hear more. I hope to find more books from this arthur he is good

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Brilliantly Stephen!

This is Stephen Frey in all his narrative glory. His playful telling of these scintillating stories makes for a very entertaining listen and the facts given to illustrate the truth behind the stories are wonderfully educational! A must-listen to be sure!

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very interesting historic work.

it exposes Victorian England with it's hypocritical standard of social discourse and ridiculous starched public visage and mores.