Additional non-fiction titles by
Marilyn Clay, including three books on Regency period furniture and others pertaining to London, Bath and the English military
during the Regency period, are available in print from The Regency Plume website.
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A lively and
entertaining account of the three types of women one might have found, legally
or illegally, on board an English ship during the 18th and 19th centuries, i.
e. prostitutes, officer’s and midshipmen’s wives and other female passengers,
including mistresses, during peace or wartime; and women masquerading as
sailors or crewmen. Colorful and entertaining, complete with verified factual
accounts of surprising and little-known incidents drawn from letters written by
sailors and other men at sea; including the diary of Admiral Horatio Nelson.
Factual accounts also from autobiographies written in the late 1700s by women
such as Mary Lacy, who took to the sea masquerading as men, and who lived to
tell of their experiences. Bibliographical sources also included.
and 19th English Women At Sea was named to Amazon's Top 100 Best-Selling Ebooks in two categories and remained on the
list for many weeks. This Ebook is available from all major online retailers and in print from Amazon.
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A history of the
development of the water closet, or toilet, in England; beginning with what was
used as a privy in the oldest monasteries and ending with the sewer system
clean-up in 19th century London. Also included are descriptions of the various
types of chamber pots and toilet furniture that came into use, both in England
and abroad, and the gadgets and mechanical devices invented prior to the toilet
as we know it today. Also covers the emergence of indoor bathing both in
England and France. Factual, in-depth and informative.
History of the Water Closet
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Furniture, Volume One by Regency Plume publisher, Marilyn Clay contains over 225 photographs anddescriptions of Regency-era
furniture such as Recamier sofas, cubbyhole desks, gilt-wood chairs, chaise
longues, assembly room settees, sideboards, dining tables, tea tables, a
lanterloo table, dressing tables, a Harlequin desk, day beds, seventeen
different pianos and pianofortes, clothing cupboards, early heating stoves used
in chamber rooms, a Regency-era wheelchair, chamber pots and much, much more.
In addition are color plates from Ackermann’s Repository and articles reprinted
from The Regency Plume Newsletter
on Regency London Cabinet
Makers with a Glossary of Furniture Terms commonly used at the time.
Regency Period Furniture, Volume Two: Baubles & Necessities
Pertaining to Her Ladyship contains
photographs and descriptions of elegant furniture, unusual lighting fixtures,
rare period jewelry, ladies work tables, window treatments, writing desks,
chaise longues, assembly room settees and sedan chairs. In addition are
articles reprinted from The
Regency Plume Newsletter on the following
subjects of interest to ladies: A Stitch In Time; Wedgwood: Potter To The
Queen; Regency Retailers: Where M’Lady Shopped; and a Glossary of the Types of
Fabrics Used During the Regency period, plus color plates from Ackermann’s Repository. Volume Two became an instant Top Best-Selling Ebook on Amazon!
All Three REGENCY PERIOD FURNITURE BOOKS are currently
only available from Amazon.
REGENCY PERIOD FURNITURE, Volume Three . . . Furnishings
& Other Items Relating to Gentlemanly Concerns contains over 135
photographs w/descriptions of items used by Regency-era gentlemen, plus an
illustrated Carriage Compendium and article on early carriage disasters. Also
included is a Map of Regency London showing the locations of major Regency-era
Cabinet-Makers and a Glossary of Furniture Terms. Currently all three Regency Period Furniture books are only available