Themed Index

Pen & Sword Book Reviews

Thoughts on Exploring the Lives of Women, 1558–1837, by members of the Women’s Studies Group 1558-1837

Thoughts on A Victorian Lady’s Guide to Fashion and Beauty by Mimi Matthews

Amberley Publishing Book Reviews

Thoughts on Lady M: The Life and Loves of Elizabeth Lamb, Viscountess Melbourne 1751-1818 by Colin Brown

The History of Art


The Impressionists – Capturing 19th Century Paris By Day and By Night

Medieval Art

Women in Late-Medieval Art: The Image of Eve

The Country House

The Victorian Country House: Morality, Domesticity & Organisation

The Elizabethan Country House & Cult Of Sovereignty

Building Grand Houses: Notes on The Architect in Georgian Britain


Formal Gardens in the 17th Century: Ideas from Italy

Material Culture & The Decorative Arts

Marie Antoinette at Versailles: The Petit Trianon & Queen’s Hamlet

Let down your hair: The Comb as a Love Token in Medieval and Renaissance Europe

Pass the Salt: Cellini’s Famed Salt Cellar

Material Culture: Luxury Shopping in 18th-century Paris

Tea & Temperance in Victorian England: Faith, Hope & Charity

Interviews & Features

She Noted: An Interview with History Blogger, #HistoryGirls Founder, and Friend, Hisdoryan