Often very good, occasionally rather impertinent and sometimes very naughty – all descriptions of 12-year-old Queen Victoria.
From clothing and accessories made with poisonous dyes and chemicals to the effects of constricting corsets and impossibly narrow footwear.
The 19th century was a time when servants were plentiful and elegant dinners were served with much promptness and precision of detail with the help of the butler’s pantry.
A unique historical glimpse into the resplendent world of Southern Plantation life at what was once Louisiana’s biggest sugar cane plantation.
Discover how to have a Victorian high tea … table settings, menus and desserts.