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When Frances Burney (1752–1840) first published her novel Evelina, she did so in strictest secrecy, concealing both her...
Book, Illustration, Illustration
Harris’s List of Covent-Garden Ladies was published yearly between 1757 and 1795, and acted as a concise almanac of pro...
Frances Burney kept a selection of her literary manuscripts in a battered brown envelope labelled ‘old composition odds...
Print, Etching, Image
These prints mock the towering hairstyles, wigs and extravagant fashions of late 18th-century Britain. They come from t...