Regency Advertisements: Attention Drawing Masters, Governesses, and Preceptors of Youth in General

Appeared in the November 1817 issue of Ackermann’s Repository.  I love also the ad for the Lady and Gentleman’s Polite Assistant!

Regency Advertisements: Crates of Earthenware

This ad appeared in La Belle Assemblee in 1807. I found a wealth of interesting 19th century objects at http://www.antiquepottery.co.uk in looking for a good earthenware picture.  Worth a perusal.  I particularly love the commemorative … Continue

Regency Advertisements: For All You Military Men…

              Now the “oldest cosmetics manufacturer in the UK” (http://johngosnell.com/about-us/history/) dating back to 1677, during the Regency era the company of Price & Gosnell had a location on Leadenhall … Continue