Mimi MatthewsMimi Matthews

British History

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Madam, Ma’am, or Miss: Proper Address for Unmarried Young Ladies

In the nineteenth century, the proper address for an unmarried young lady depended on both the rank of the one being addressed and the rank of the one doing the addressing....

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Interview with Rachel McMillan, author of The London Restoration

Earlier this year, I had the privilege of reading an advance copy of Rachel McMillan’s much-anticipated new novel, The London…

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Interview and Giveaway with Historical Fiction author Clarissa Harwood!

It’s release week for Fair as a Star, and I’m thrilled to share it with one of my favorite historical…

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Ether for Every Occasion: Wedding Nights, Frolics, and Flammable Binges

Victorian era ether wasn't only used for surgeries. It was also used recreationally, as well as to address myriad calamities of life in ways that ranged from the mundane to the outright creepy....

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The Value of An Introduction: Vouching for Someone Victorian-Style

In the Victorian era, an introduction was a thing of infinite value. It was a voucher. A guarantee that the person being introduced was both respectable and worthy of knowing....

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Inside a Victorian Bathing Machine

To protect their modesty, most Victorian ladies on a seaside holiday utilized a bathing machine. ...

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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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