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Austen’s World Wrap Up. October 19, 2017

Looks What’s Brewing in the Regency Two Regency Recipes Last time, I blogged about an event I’m organizing for my UU church’s “Dining for Dollars” fundraiser–a Jane Austen movie night with period refreshments. Since then, I’ve made progress on a...

Austen’s World Wrap Up. October 12, 2017

Looks What’s Brewing in the Regency Advertisements in Newspapers & Magazines When you look at surviving copies of 19th-century periodicals (typically bound in volumes) today, you will perhaps notice a distinct lack of advertisements. Ads were printed on the wrapper...

Austen’s World Wrap Up. October 5, 2017

Looks What’s Brewing in the Regency A Peek Below Stairs – Kitchen and Cellars The last great house we visited on my friend Kristine Hughes Patrone‘s Number One London Tours Lake District tour was Tatton Hall. Tatton Park is a...