Tag Archives: Emma

Bucks, Beaus and Dandies

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These definitions from “Georgette Heyer’s Regency World”, give a fuller picture of the Regency vocabulary

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Jane-a-Day: The 5 Year Journal, by Potter Style

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a review by Laurel Ann Nattress

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A History of Haiti and Regency Slavery

Burning of the town of Cap-Francais (circa 1815)

A brief look at the history of slavery in England as well as the second “French Revolution”

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Courtship – Performance by Kim Hicks – 10am

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Scenes from the novels of Jane Austen performed by Kim Hicks (duration 1 hour) This selection of performed readings includes extracts from Northanger Abbey, Pride & Prejudice, Emma and the minor works. Tickets: £12 only available from Theatre Royal Box Office 01225 448844 or theatreroyal.org.uk online booking from 24th June. Venue: Theatre Royal, Sawclose BA1 1ET

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Carriage to Meryton – Lacock and the Cotswolds – minibus tour – 2pm

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(duration 3½ hours) A chance to stroll around three beautiful Cotswold villages near Bath, all of which are regularly used as film locations – Lacock (Pride and Prejudice, Emma  and  Harry Potter), Castle Combe (Dr Doolittle, Warhorse and Tess of the D’Ubervilles) and Corsham (The Remains of the Day and Lark Rise to Candleford). Tickets: […]

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Carriage to Meryton – Lacock and the Cotswolds – minibus tour – 2pm Tues

22 carriage to meryton

(duration 3½ hours) A chance to stroll around three beautiful Cotswold villages near Bath, all of which are regularly used as film locations – Lacock (Pride and Prejudice, Emma  and  Harry Potter), Castle Combe (Dr Doolittle, Warhorse and Tess of the D’Ubervilles) and Corsham (The Remains of the Day and Lark Rise to Candleford). Tickets: […]

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Carriage to Meryton – Lacock and the Cotswolds – minibus tour – 2pm

22 carriage to meryton

(duration 3½ hours) A chance to stroll around three beautiful Cotswold villages near Bath, all of which are regularly used as film locations – Lacock (Pride and Prejudice, Emma  and  Harry Potter), Castle Combe (Dr Doolittle, Warhorse and Tess of the D’Ubervilles) and Corsham (The Remains of the Day and Lark Rise to Candleford). Tickets: […]

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Pride & Prejudice – The Panto!

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Jonathan Rowe discusses his recent theatrical version of Pride and Prejudice

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Spillikins

Jane Austen's Spillikins can be seen in the upper right hand corner.

Another game from Jane Austen’s own repertoire.

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Carlton House Table & Chair

Carlton House Table & Chair

The description of this table and chair immediately bring to mind Austen’s own dealings with the Prince of Wales and her Dedication of Emma. Sycophancy was the word of the day.

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