Mimi MatthewsMimi Matthews

Regency England

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From Duels to Suicide: The Perils of Consorting with Cyprians

Often referred to as “Fair Cyprians” or “Dashing Cyprians” by Regency era newspapers, a Cyprian was, quite simply, a high-class prostitute....

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The 1830s in Fashionable Gowns: A Visual Guide to the Decade

The 1830s was a bridge between the gigot-sleeved confections of the 1820s and the tight-sleeved, form-fitting bodices of the 1840s....

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The 1820s in Fashionable Gowns: A Visual Guide to the Decade

The 1820s was a bridge between the classic, high-waisted Empire styles of the Regency and the large sleeved, full-skirted styles of the Victorian era....

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The Evolution of the 19th Century Gown: A Visual Guide

A decade-by-decade visual guide to the gowns in the 19th century....

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The Scandalous Regency Era Criminal Conversation Case of Aston v. Elliot

Criminal conversation is a tort, long extinct, in which an aggrieved husband could make a claim for damages against the lover of his adulterous spouse....

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19th Century Marriage Manuals: Advice for Young Wives

Nineteenth century marriage manuals covered a range of topics, including domestic economy, conjugal duties, and submission to one’s husband....

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