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Regency Servants ~ Keepers of the Grounds

Regency Servants ~ Keepers of the Grounds

Last month I completed the “inside staff” portion of my series on Georgian and Regency Era servants. Six separate blogs were necessary to cover everyone working inside the walls of a grand country manor house or upper-class London townhouse! I won’t need as many installments to detail the folks who labored outdoors, but this does… more goodness …

Winners of Sharon Lathan’s Regency Servants Giveaway

Winners of Sharon Lathan’s Regency Servants Giveaway

Austen Authors and Sharon Lathan are happy to announce the winners from Sharon’s blog on Regency Servants. As the finale to the 6-part series on servants who worked inside the grand manor houses and London townhouses during the Georgian and Regency Eras, Sharon offered five books on the subject highlighted throughout the series. The winners… more goodness …

Regency Servants: Men in the Household

Regency Servants: Men in the Household

I’m back again with the third installment in my series on country estate servants during the Regency/Georgian eras. So far I’ve written an introductory post and covered the Land Steward, Valet, and Lady’s Maid. Links to those two posts are below, and if you missed them, I would strongly encourage catching up before reading today’s… more goodness …

Regency Servants: Valet and Lady’s Maid

Regency Servants: Valet and Lady’s Maid

Continuing my series on servants during the Regency/Georgian eras, here is essay #2. On November 2 I began with a general introduction on estate staff, both inside and outside, and covered the Estate or Land Steward. That post can be read here: Regency Servants: Introduction & Steward  I would suggest reading (or re-reading) that post for… more goodness …