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BARS Chawton House Travel Bursary

All scholars working on Romantic-Period women’s writing are invited to apply for the 2018 BARS Chawton House Travel Bursary.  The BARS Executive Committee has established this award in order to help fund expenses incurred through travel to, and accommodation [...]

2017-12-05T12:42:48+00:00 5th December 2017|Library News|

Ghosts, Ghouls & All Things Gothic

Happy Halloween from Chawton House Library! Detail from Chawton House Library's 1863 illustrated edition of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, The Rime of the Ancient Mariner “Your old Men murdered, your Mothers outraged, your Wives defiled, your Children danced, [...]

2017-10-31T11:39:39+00:00 31st October 2017|Library Blog|

Tales from the garden: October

Monthly garden update: OctoberAs the nights draw in and the leaves fall from the trees, Garden Manager Andrew discusses autumnal challenges."O hushed October morning mild, Thy leaves have ripened to the fall; Tomorrow's wind, if it be wild, Should waste [...]

2017-10-26T11:05:53+00:00 25th October 2017|Garden Blog|