Mimi MatthewsMimi Matthews

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The Dog on the Train: A Victorian Fox Terrier at King's Cross Station

In 1879, a small fox terrier was known to regularly ride the train home alone after dropping his owner off at college in London....

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Emblems of the Soul: Butterflies in Victorian Fashion and Folklore

Victorians had a fascination with natural history that manifested itself in various ways, not the least of which was in fashionable clothing and décor....

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Canine Haute Couture: The Paris Salon of the Celebrated Monsieur Vivier

Ladies of the 1890s who desired to dress their dogs in the latest styles visited the Paris salon of fashionable canine tailor Monsieur Vivier....

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Boarding Houses for Victorian Cats: Holiday Care for the Family Feline

In the 1880s, cat boarding houses provided a safe place for traveling pet owners to leave their cats....

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The Dogs’ Toilet Club: Bond Street Luxury for Victorian Canines

The Dogs’ Toilet Club offered many services for pampered Victorian pets, including grooming, pet sitting, veterinary care, and dentistry. ...

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Canines and Crinolines: Victorian Dogs Captured by Fashion

Dogs could sometimes become trapped beneath the cages of Victorian crinolines....

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Mimi’s books are also available at Penguin Random House, IndieBound and Powell’s, and at Amazon in the UK, Australia, and Canada.

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