Mimi MatthewsMimi Matthews

Animals

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The Plight of the Pet Monkey in 19th century Literature and History

“Properly trained and looked after, there is no pet which can be so interesting or amusing as a monkey.”  Hardwicke’s…

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The Pet Parrot: As Depicted in 18th and 19th Century Art, Literature, & History

Large and colorful exotic birds were quite popular as pets during the 18th and 19th centuries....

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Grimalkins, Gothics, & Beware the Cat

In the year 1553, printer’s assistant William Baldwin penned the first English novel ever written: Beware the Cat. ...

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Chaucer, Robert Burns, and Lassie: The Collie in Literature and History

The Rough Collie is one of the most recognizable dog breeds in the world....

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The Character of Cats: Depictions in Georgian and Regency Literature

Un Chat Angora by Jean-Jacques Bachelier, (1724–1806). As popular a pet as cats are in modern…

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Austen, Heyer, & the Prince of Orange: Pugs in Literature and History

Pugs feature in many of our favorite Regency novels and, in most of them, the cheerful little dog is not portrayed in a very flattering light. ...

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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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