Somerset House, London, UK. Home to Royal Academy and The Great Institutions. When the new building rose from the rubble, the Royal Academy, which had been one of the last occupants of the old Somerset House, became one of the first occupants of the apartments which fronted the Strand, providing tangible continuity between the old and the new.Continue reading →
I love this book! It’s a funny look at some of the happenings in Regency London. 1807 The Pleasures of Human Life Investigated Cheerfully by John Briton via Google BooksContinue reading →
1795-1810 ca. Roller Printed Dress. Regency Women’s Fashion. collections.vam.ac.ukContinue reading →
1820 ca. Woman’s Dress, French. Cotton gauze and cotton bobbin net with wool embroidery and silk satin trim. White with Gold ribbon trim. via Los Angeles County Museum of Art.Continue reading →
1809 Description of The King and Powers. Regency Era.
From: The Book Explaining the Ranks and Dignities.
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History of Christmases Past is Book 1 in the non-fiction Historical Events collection and is a companion book to Easter in Images.
This book focuses on the history, customs, and traditions celebrated around the world for these important religious holidays.
A collection of historical information about the traditions of Christmas through the centuries, including the religious aspects, decorations, games, food and plays.Continue reading →