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Sunday, January 23

Jane Austen Throwdown

We are in the throes of winter. During the Regency period, people moved around on the snow in sleds/sleighs, horse-drawn sleighs, or on skates. Which activity would you prefer?
Skating Lovers, 1800, After Adam Buck
 A. d'Arnaud, The Sleigh. 1776. Image @Marie Antoinette's Gossip Guide

Horse-drawn sleigh. Image @Super Stock

Winter Activity
Sledding sleigh
Horse-drawn sleigh free polls

1 comment:

TONY said...

Oh yes, that top picture, Vic.

I can see it all.