The Early Modern Commons

A Covent Garden Gilflurt's Guide to Life

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A Princely Talk in Yorkshire

22 May 2018

A quick reminder for your diary if you fancy a gad with some scandalous ladies and Prinny himself! At 7pm on 25th May I'll be in Yorkshire at Almondbury Library to chat about the...

‘Satire: Deaths, Births, Legacies’: A Forthcoming Conference Exploring the Many Deaths of Satire

16 May 2018

‘Satire: Deaths, Births, Legacies’: A Forthcoming Conference Exploring the Many Deaths of Satire‘So—satire is no more—I feel it die’Alexander Pope,...

Don't Forget!

14 May 2018

A quick reminder for your diary if you fancy a gad with some scandalous courtesans and the Prince of Wales! On 18th May I'll be a guest at Museums at Night at the glorious Kenwood...

The Essentials of Georgian Landscape Gardening

9 May 2018

Once again I am delighted to welcome the marvellous Claire Cock-Starkey to the salon, to celebrate the release of her new book, The Golden Age of the Garden.I really cannot praise this...