A precocious talent.
A compact but effective display
How I researched Unfortunate Wretches
Read my article on vauxhallhistory.org
London was in chaos.
A belated review.
They’re all here – including an index.
Including some festive debauchery.
Terrible scenes in a hat shop in Bath
This girl had guts.
Oh what fun they had!
Largely forgotten now but he predated Edward Jenner.
Ranging from high-born to low.
Interesting, and quite funny.
Wet nursing, cow’s milk and pap.
A lot of hard work.
An enduring and intriguing friendship.
Chess, quadrille, hazard, drafts…
A brief history.
Surprising for an aristocratic match.
A tidy-up led to catastrophe.
Speculation build to slum to top crib.
Beautiful buildings, very famous.
Five contrasting treatments of the summer season.
Some foreshadows of William Shaw, the inspiration for Wackford Squeers
Exquisite exhibition at Sudbury
Eli Cox was only 19 when he was savagely attacked.
It was by no means an easy life.