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New book ‘The Georgian Menagerie’ by Christopher Plumb

‘The Georgian Menagerie’, a book by Christopher Plumb tells of exotic animals in the streets of 18th century London. All kinds of animals could be bought in the Strand, mostly imported from ‘the Empire’. My grandmother kept a bear and … Continue reading

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New Designs for Autumn

  C240 – LONDON DEPARTMENT STORE This is one of several new cards from Frederica Cards Ltd. It shows the inside of Harding, Howell & Co’s London shop in 1809. This image is from Ackermann’s Repository of Arts, Literature and … Continue reading

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