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Online Conference. Quills and Characters: approaches to women’s letters, 1660-1860 1-2 September, 2023 Letters were at the heart of eighteenth-century literary culture. The first novels were written in letters, capitalising on their ability to show us a character’s inner thoughts. [...]

2023-05-16T15:44:21+01:0016th May 2023|Conferences and Events, Uncategorised|

The Romantics

Buttermere Lake a Shower by JMW Turner This post will be the last celebrating the Share a Bench with Jane campaign, supported by our wonderful friends at NAFCH. We are honoured to have these benches dotted around [...]

2023-04-25T16:24:30+01:006th December 2022|Uncategorised|

Happy Mothering Sunday

To celebrate Mother's Day, we've taken a look at some of the early nineteenth-century parenting books on our shelves.While mothers two centuries ago might have lacked such useful tools as baby monitors and tearless shampoo, not to mention antibiotics, they did [...]

2017-03-24T16:57:13+00:0026th March 2017|Uncategorised|


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