The Early Modern Commons

A Covent Garden Gilflurt's Guide to Life

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Mistress: A Pride and Prejudice Variation

18 May 2017

It's a pleasure to welcome Sophie Turner, to discuss the matter of Jane Austen's widows; don't forget to comment for your chance to win a copy of Sophie's book! ---oOo--- Thank you...

The Jane Austen Project

16 May 2017

It's a delight to welcome Kathleen Flynn, author of The Jane Austen Project, for a delve into the lives of Regency servants!---oOo--- When I got the idea to write about some time...

The Essentials of Georgian Landscape Gardening

9 May 2017

It's a delight to welcome an old friend back to the salon today; please do enjoy this look at the essentials of Georgian Landscape Gardening by Claire Cock-Starkey.I'll be posting a...

Crimina; Conversation and a Tale of Banking

25 April 2017

It's a pleasure to welcome back Alison Botterill, with a tale of 18th century adultery... ---oOo--- THE TIMES 25TH July 1789 LAW INTELLIGENCE Court of King’s Bench Criminal Conversation...