One of the sources in Kristine's book ....
Posted by Leanne S on August 11, 1998 at 11:21:01:
In response to Fashions in Everyday Life, written by Kristine Hughes on August 11, 1998 at 07:34:09
] As to your kind lead into the fashion portion of my book, I used period sources for reference, including The Ladies Polite Repository from 1806 on, The Habits of Good Society (no author, but it is implied that it is written by a "man of fashion") written in 1864;
Well, Kristine, while we have you here, I *did* wonder about the use of "The Habits of Good Society" -- clearly, it's written in and for the Victorian times rather than the Regency which ended roughly 30 years earlier?
I purchased your book and while it has many excellent things on the Regency, sometimes it was a bit of a chore to distinguish between Regency and Victorian. Excellent bibliography though.
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