Saturday 10 January 2015

The Best of the Georgian Web

It's time for my round-up of my favourite posts from the Georgian web this week; pour yourself a cup of tea and enjoy!

Strawberry Hill - a Regency History Guide
A closer look inside Horace Walpole's fabulous Gothic mansion.

“The obscure parts of my own nature”
Did Percy Bysshe Shelley suffer from a personality disorder?

Napoleon Review Article
A bumper crop of reviews regarding books on Napoleon!

Crucible of Injustice: The Witches of Salem
What lay behind the notorious Salem witchcraft trials?

The London Burkers
A chilling tale of murder and bodysnatching.

Vyner, Pepys and the Death of Dido on the staircase, an absorbing look inside this remarkable building.

The Woolcomber's World
The latest entry in a series celebrating micro history.

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