Thursday 5 November 2015

The Top Five of October

As we drift happily into a misty November, let's look back at the top five posts of October!

I am gadding off for a long weekend of theatre and fun, so the salon doors will be closed until 11th November. However, you'll still find plenty of glorious Georgian history on my Twitter and Facebook pages!

Napoleon's Exorbitant Expense Account
Lally Brown lifts the lid on what it really cost to live like an (ex) emperor. 

Lord and Lady Grange; Or, Why It Is a Great Pity the 18th Century Never Got Around to Inventing Reality TV
A society marriage goes horribly wrong in this post from  Undine!

Helen Maria Williams: a lost reputation in defence of liberty
Sarah Agnew takes us on a trip to Revolutionary France in the company of a remarkable woman.

A Ghost at Bermondsey
The ghost of a murder victim terrorises London! 

An Evening with Jane Austen
Ever wondered how Mr Wickham (aka Adrian Lukis) would handle Darcy's first proposal... then this video is for you!

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