Monday, July 13, 2015

Regency Mimsy

I'm thinking of writing some Regency stories. We shall see. Meanwhile, a lot of my research is coming up with links I can't pin on Pinterest because they're lacking in lovely pictures. So, I'm listing those links here so I have easy listy access.

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Extremely Detailed Map of London 1818: Map of London in 1818 Pre-John Snow

Primer on Peers: A Primer on Regency Peerage and Precedence

Fantastic Regency World Glossary: Candice Hern Regency Glossary

Regency Slang from the Pages of Georgette Heyer: Regency Cant and Expressions

Quick info on the "neo-urban race of high-class, flamboyant Bengali gentlemen": The Babu Culture of Kolkata

General Weather for England 1800-1849: No Title

Info on Gun Powder: Saltpeter Manufacturing and Marketing and It's Relation to the Gun Powder Industry...During the Nineteenth Century

Classic English Love Poetry: Study Guide to Classic Poems

Discourse on long distance travel: Passage East

Little bit of pre-regency research: Romanticism and Mary Tighe's "Psyche": Peering at the Hem of her Blue Stockings

Tighe's Psyche poem: Psyche; or, the Legend of Love

Details about daily routine: The London Season

This one is excellent: Pride and Prejudice--notes on education, marriage, status of women, etc

Essay on cultural debates about the Grand Tour: Unnationalized Englishmen in Mary Shelley's Fiction

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Gesture Crutches

Looking forward to participating in this webinar tonight by Jordan McMollum. Crutches suck. Avoidum.

Let's figure out the magic, shall we?

Updates soon.

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