Regency Reader Questions: Dandy, Macaroni, Pink and Bond Street Beaux

Regency Reader Question Katherine MS What is the difference between a A dandy, macaroni, pink of the ton? Source of Question Research Additional comments Maybe Bond Street Beaux also? Thanks for the question Katherine!  I am sure you are not the only reader (or writer, for that matter) a bit confused about the different slang words for a fancy pants man. Macaroni fashion really started … Expand

The Sportsman’s Dictionary: Regency Science and Invention

A Corinthian enjoying all the rural pleasures and country sport necessarily must have some source of education.  The Sportman’s Dictionary; Or Gentleman’s Companion (1800) for Town and Country provides not only useful dictionary of terms, but many beautiful illustrations perfect for any aspirant of the whip, net or rod (fishing, that is).   I was in search of a Regency era flea powder for a particularly … Expand