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Hannah Glasse’s Jugged Hare

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Hannah Glasse’s recipe for Jugged Hare is offered here…

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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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Lawn Bowls

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A Regency past time with its roots in Medieval history…

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Battledore and Shuttlecock

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One of many games played by Regency Children.

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Bilbocatch: Old Fashioned Ball and Cup Fun

Bilbocatch, from "The Girl's Own Book" by Lydia Marie Child (1838)

Otherwise known as “Cup and Ball”– a game Jane Austen Excelled at!

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The Game of Graces

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A pretty past time for young ladies….

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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies for the iPhone: Fun, but faulty…

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It is a truth universally acknowledged that a franchise in possession of a large fanbase must be in want of a video game adaptation. However hasty or flawed the execution of said game may be, this truth is so well fixed in the minds of media conglomerates that a video game is considered the rightful […]

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How win at Speculation

Mary Crawford's card game of choice…

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Bouts-Rime

A fun game using easy rhymes

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Snapdragon

The popular (and dangerous!) parlour game

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