Leenie Brown

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Regency Culture and Society: Banking – Regency Reader

Ch "Let me give you a draft for Drummond's" This pic - Drafts and promissory notes, forerunners of cheques and national paper currency. Individual banks printed their own - Regency Reader

Female Friendly Society for the Relief of Poor, Infirm, Aged Widows and Single Women of Good Character Who Have Seen Better Day

Female Friendly Society for the Relief of Poor, Infirm, Aged Widows and Single Women of Good Character Who Have Seen Better Day

Clapham Sect - Wikipedia

Clapham Sect - Wikipedia

William Wilberforce - Wikipedia

William Wilberforce - Wikipedia

For many, Jane Austen's novels help to define the Regency period. Writing for History Extra, Peter James Bowman explores the real routines and rituals of the wealthy Georgian families portrayed by Austen, and considers the remarkable parallels between one real-life figure and Anne Elliot, the heroine of Austen's Persuasion

For many, Jane Austen's novels help to define the Regency period. Writing for History Extra, Peter James Bowman explores the real routines and rituals of the wealthy Georgian families portrayed by Austen, and considers the remarkable parallels between one real-life figure and Anne Elliot, the heroine of Austen's Persuasion

Ceramic 'Smarty or Fancy' Mug

Ceramic 'Smarty or Fancy' Mug

Illustration from Persuasion, Taking Him From Her. This is one of my favorites, crazy kids

Illustration from Persuasion, Taking Him From Her. This is one of my favorites, crazy kids . I don't know why those scene has never made it into any of the movie versions . It's one of my favorite moments from the whole book!

Antique Georgian tea caddy with secret drawer

Antique Georgian tea caddy with secret drawer

Louis XVI-style Malachite Inkwell Stand. | Auction 2920M | Lot 565 | Estimate $800 - $1,200

Louis XVI-style Malachite Inkwell Stand. | Auction 2920M | Lot 565 | Estimate $800 - $1,200

"Oh this is beautiful indeed" Mansfield Park Jane Austen, illustrated by C E Brock  #janeausten #regencyfashion

" Fanny's reaction to Edmund's gift of a gold chain for her cross charm. Mansfield Park Jane Austen, illustrated by C E Brock

attack on Cartwrights mill at Rawfolds near Cleckheaton

attack on Cartwrights mill at Rawfolds near Cleckheaton

Luddite Bicentenary: 11th April 1812: Mass Luddite attack on William Cartwright's Mill at Rawfolds, near Cleckheaton

Luddite Bicentenary: 11th April 1812: Mass Luddite attack on William Cartwright's Mill at Rawfolds, near Cleckheaton