Tag Archives: Regency

Pride and Prejudice – How to Host a Ball

Following on from my recent Heyer-fest, I have just been enjoying Pride and Prejudice – How to Host a Ball which was shown on BBC4 the other day. Various historians and so on have set out to recreate the Netherfield … Continue reading

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The Private World of Georgette Heyer by Jean Aiken Hodge

Last year I was perturbed by Rachel Cooke’s review in the Guardian of Jennifer Kloester’s Georgette Heyer: Biography of a Bestseller. You can read my thoughts on the matter here: Fretting About Georgette Heyer. At the time I decided that … Continue reading

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