Many thanks to Caterina Coloma for donating a copy of 'Pride and Prejudice: A Bicentennial Bricolage' to Chawton House.
#OnThisDay 1807 Jane Austen wrote to Cassandra from Southampton: “You must be very cold today at Godmersham – We are cold here. I expect a severe March, a wet April, & a sharp May. – And with this prophecy I must conclude.”
In case anyone has ever wondered just how much of a coup it was to be mistress of Pemberley, listen to this BBC programme on how rich Mr. Darcy really was https://t.co/zapO6S5MxH
For anyone in the Southampton area with an interest in all things eighteenth-century, @ClioCliona is giving a talk on reactions to the French Revolution on Tuesday 27 February. Anyone is welcome to join and refreshments will be provided!