Mimi MatthewsMimi Matthews

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A Halloween Tea Party for Unmarried Victorian Ladies

In the Victorian era, Halloween parties were rife with games designed to help young ladies see into their marital futures....

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The Etiquette of Broken Betrothals: Victorian Advice on Ending an Engagement

In the Victorian era, there were rules of etiquette for breaking an engagement with one's intended.. ...

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Victorian Valentine's Day Verses for Rejecting Unwanted Suitors

Harshly-worded Victorian Valentine verses for those "who wish to address those they love in suitable terms.” ...

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Valentine's Day in the 19th Century: Lost Connections & Lonely Hearts

Valentine’s Day news items from Regency England, Victorian England, and even 1890s Texas....

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The Literary Governess: Depictions in Austen, Brontë, Thackeray, and Heyer

During the 19th century, a gently bred young lady with no fortune, no family, and no prospects had few options for making her way in the world....

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Miniature Portraits in the Works of Radcliffe, Austen, Brontë, and Dickens

Small, portable, and easily displayed or concealed on one’s person, the popularity of miniature portraits flourished—both in life and in literature....

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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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