Hey Bloglandia!

If you’ve ever been called “four eyes”, you’re going to love this latest episode of The Book Owl Podcast that shows just how fascinating glasses really are…no matter what that jerk bully told you in second grade!

Enjoy!!

To listen, you can click the image below to head right to the episode’s page. Or, if you prefer, you can use the handy dandy links below to find the podcast on your favorite app.

If you’d like to get the story behind the episode, see images from the episode, or to read the story of eyewear rather than listening, then you’ll want to use THIS LINK (where you’ll also find handy dandy listening links).

Hello Book Nerds! It’s Episode 8 and this time we’re taking a peek at the amazing combination of historical events that turned eyeglasses from a luxury item used only by the wealthy to a household commodity. From imprisoned Venetians to curing syphilis, the history of eyeglasses is more intriguing than it might seem at first […]

via The History of Eyeglasses: What Venice, Monks, and Syphilis Have to Do with Seeing Clearly — The Book Owl Podcast

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