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Frances Evesham - An Independent Woman

 An Independent Woman: Northanger Abbey meets Downton in Victorian England

Victorian times are not so distant as we sometimes imagine. I’ve had the pleasure of meeting several Victorians, born at the turn of the 19th Century, and guess what – they were ordinary people, just like us. 1,210 more words

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Invitation To Passion (My Lord's) July 2014 Release

I have always wanted to write a friends to lovers story, so I did. However, I decided to be mean to my hero and heroine and test the boundaries of their friendship. 793 more words

Sunday Morning -- Victoriana of the Week

This Edward Burne-Jones painting, “King Cophetua and the Beggar Maid”, is based on the legend that the African king Cophetua looked out of a palace window and saw Penelophon begging in the street.  58 more words

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Spectator, 1828: The 'Genuine Briton' and the 'Liberal'

http://archive.spectator.co.uk/article/5th-july-1828/11/the-genuine-briton-and-tiie-liberal

I credit my love of the classics for being able to read this as easily as a modern broadsheet, but if you take it slow I promise it’s very funny. 635 more words

.925 Sterling Silver Victorian Style Cast Spoon Ring Sizes 6-9

This brand new cast spoon style ring is made of solid sterling silver and carries the .925 markings. The ring has a classic floral design and measures 5/8-inch wide. 11 more words

The Bathing-Machine Mystery, Part 2: 1893

And he told her everything. She recovered her senses by degrees; her eyes indicated attention at first, then confidence in the sincerity of the guilty man. 1,878 more words

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