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Forsaken Friday: a love letter from 1800

Carl F. Herreshoff. miniature by Edward Malbone ca. 1800. RIHS 1972.21.1, Gift of Norman Herreshoff

Sally Brown, miniature by Edward Malbone ca. 1795. RIHS 1972.21.2, Gift of Norman Herreshoff… 731 more words


CFP: Sibylline Leaves: Chaos and Compilation in the Romantic Period

When: 20th and 21st July 2017

Where: Birkbeck, London

Keynote Speakers:

Deidre Shauna Lynch (Harvard)

Seamus Perry (Oxford) 440 more words

19th Century

Sheik's Mail Order Bride (Hot Arabian Nights #2) by Marguerite Kaye

This title may be purchased from Amazon.

Sailing to India to marry a stranger, Constance Montgomery is shipwrecked off the Arabian coast of Murimon. The world believes her lost at sea, and only the kingdom’s ruler, Kadar, knows the truth.

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Historical Romance

What Happened When I Read A Tale of Two Cities in a Single Sitting (Part II)

Continued from Part One

It turns out that DX couriers have the worst online tracking system in the world, which, after making you input various numbers and data, tells you nothing more than you already know: your parcel may or may not be with you today. 785 more words



19th-century stained glass window, Cardiff Castle, Cardiff
The figures represent medieval individuals associated with the castle’s history


Day 943: The True Heart

The True Heart is the book chosen for my Classics Club spin on Monday. I’m reviewing it this week because I have Literary Wives on the same day. 518 more words