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Catherine Curzon (Madame Gilflurt)
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Glorious Georgian dispatches from the long 18th century...
Glorious Georgian dispatches from the long 18th century...

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Detective Bent and the Murder of PC Cock
It's a pleasure to welcome Angela Buckley, author of Who Killed Constable Cock?, to delve into the world of Detective Bent and a mysterious crime. ---oOo--- In the early hours of 2 August 1876, 21-year-old PC Nicholas Cock was walking his beat in the quiet ...

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Ludwigslust Palace – Mecklenburg-Vorpommern’s very own Versailles
I'm delighted to welcome Julia Meister, who is your guide to Ludwigslust Palace – Mecklenburg-Vorpommern’s very own Versailles ---oOo--- Ludwigslust Palace – Mecklenburg-Vorpommern’s very own Versailles Entering the gardens of Ludwigslust Palace is quite a ...

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The History of the American News Media
It's a pleasure to welcome Mari Anne Christie for a delve into the history of the American news media! ---oOo--- Back when the American news media could be trusted… “A gruesome clash between North and South is inevitable— if only because newspapermen are sc...

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An Evening with Jane Austen: New Dates Added
I'm thrilled to announce four new performances of An Evening with Jane Austen starring Adrian Lukis and Caroline Langrishe! Click here for tickets to Bath on 10th September Click here for tickets to Stamford on 24th September Tickets for Kenwood House on 1s...

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A Brief (and not at all definitive) Overview of the Menagerie
It's a pleasure to welcome JL Ashton, author of Mendacity & Mourning , with A Brief (and not at all definitive) Overview of the Menagerie! ---oOo--- One can set a hundred scenes in sitting rooms and ballrooms, on Oakham Mount or in the shrubbery. But if an ...

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The Exile by Don Jacobson
It's a pleasure to welcome Don Jacobson,  author  of  The Exile: Kitty Bennet and the Belle Époque ! ---oOo--- Of Pride & Prejudice, Supporting Characters, and The Wardrobe Consider these words: “I wish they were dead! Anywhere but Cornwall!  Anywhere but h...

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The Exile by Don Jacobson
It's a pleasure to welcome Don Jacobson,  author  of  The Exile: Kitty Bennet and the Belle Époque ! ---oOo--- Of Pride & Prejudice, Supporting Characters, and The Wardrobe Consider these words: “I wish they were dead! Anywhere but Cornwall!  Anywhere but h...

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Gadding About All Over
From saucy kings to Jane Austen, wild boys and insane monarchs strapped to punishment chairs, I'm talking about all thing long 18th this year; come along and have a listen! Catherine's Forthcoming   Events  The Scandalous George IV , Cannon Hall, West Yorks...

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The Scandalous George IV
Join me for a look at the scandalous love life of George IV in the gorgeous Cannon Hall! Tickets Join us for an evening of tales from author Catherine Curzon on the marriage of George IV and his wife. It has everything with its illegitimate children, schemi...

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An Orphan of the Regiment
It's my pleasure to welcome Jude Knight, to discuss the fate of children born to camp followers in the Peninsular War. Don't forget to leave a comment for your chance to win an eBook of A Raging Madness! ---oOo--- To modern ears, the term camp follower may ...
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