About the book:
★★★★★ “A fascinating read” – Readers’ Favorite, 2021
The Reader’s Companion to the Hampshire Stories Series is a delightful, concise guide to the history, traditions and literature of 19th-century England. This book contains many lovely illustrations of the period.
Topics covered: Courtship and weddings; the social call; dancing and parlour games; the London Season, music and the performing arts; the monarchy and the nobility; occupations; religion and the Church; Christmas traditions; the typical English fare; fashion; modes of transportation; Life of the middle and upper classes; the London slums; political parties and reforms; technological advancements and breakthroughs; British and Irish Literature of the 1800s.
– Five-Star Seal, Readers’ Favorite, 2021
– #1 Bestseller, Amazon.com & Amazon Canada (In several categories)
– #1 Hot New Release, Amazon.com & Amazon Canada (In several categories)
– An Amazon Top 100 Bestseller in the UK and Italy (In several categories)