To give you information about Jane Austen in general would be, I guess, a little superfluous. Instead, I’ll link you to my favourite Austen blog, my favourite Austen book, a Jane Austen action figure (!), and the beautiful portrait that was in the news a lot recently.
- Laudanum, and its many uses
- Victorian cooking: upperclass dinner (3/4)
- Female hysteria
- An eye-witness account of daily life in the 19th century (sponsored post)
- 19th century tattoos?
- A Menu from the early 19th century
- Guest post: The Influence of Victorian Fashion on Modern Day Clothing
- Victorian men's wear: fall front trousers
- Movie review: the Importance of Being Earnest
- Victor Horta, architect of the Art Nouveau
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