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Monthly Archive for March, 2011

This is an interesting (not to mention easy to read) book about home and what that meant to the Georgians. The Georgian house is a byword for proportion and elegance, but what did it mean to its inhabitants? In this brilliant new work Amanda Vickery unlocks the homes of English men and women, from the […]

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Interesting Podcasts

It’s been a while. I’ve been reading Behind Closed Doors by Amanda Vickery and shall write more about that later. However, I’ve found two (at least) interesting podcasts at Penguin Classics on Air. Definitely worth listening to while you’re doing some mundane task – like the ironing.

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