Why were curates in Austen's England poor and despised?
Does my life look like a balance or a see-saw? How can I balance between different responsibilities? And how did Jane Austen and her characters do it?
A poor, uneducated girl became a pioneer of paleontology with her amazing discoveries of fossils in Austen's Lyme Regis.
Anne Elliot's "duty" guided her through life's trials.
In Jane Austen, "serious" has a deeper meaning than we use for it today.
Did the waters of Bath really help the gout?
What is the gout, why did people go to Bath for it, and did the waters of Bath help?