From the desk of Christina Boyd: Everyone in my world knows of Jane Austen. Alas, I can speculate that there are those who might not recognize the name. If they look her up on Wikipedia they would learn that: ‘Biographical information concerning Jane Austen is “famously scarce”… Only some personal and family letters remain (by […]
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The Jane Austen Centre will be closed on the morning of Wednesday 9th July for the official unveiling of the Jane Austen waxwork. The Centre will open at 12.30pm, at which time the waxwork will be on show to visitors for the first time.
Jane Austen Novels Books Life and Times JANE AUSTEN – A LIFE IN TWO WORLDS? It is truth universally acknowledged that the author of these opening words, which are among the most famous in English literature, is perhaps the greatest writer the English language, indeed any language, has known, bar Shakespeare. One might find it […]
Dinner with Mr. Darcy: Recipes Inspired by the Novels and Letters of Jane Austen, by Pen Vogler – A Review
Plan your own ‘Dinner with Mr. Darcy’, Box Hill style picnic and more… reviewed by Laurel Ann Nattress
Giftshop Manager Becca Hemmings describes how her time at the Jane Austen Centre inspired her life’s work.
Use your crockpot to cut back on effort and create a healthy and tasty alternative to solid shortening.