Monday, 12 August 2019
How to find Ackermann's Repository of Arts online
Front cover of Ackermann's Repository Volume 5 (1811) Ackermann’s Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions...
Sunday, 28 July 2019
Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds - a Regency playhouse
The auditorium of the Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds On our way back from holiday in Norfolk, my husband Andrew and I managed to squeez...
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
Curricles, gigs and phaetons in the Regency
Ladies in a phaeton from Gallery of Fashion by Nikolaus von Heideloff (1794) It is impossible to write a novel set in the late Georgia...
Thursday, 27 June 2019
Adam Style and the work of Robert Adam
Saloon, Saltram © A Knowles 2014 Robert Adam (1728-1792) was an influential Neoclassical architect . Having trained under his father Wi...
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