British Regency
The Regency in the United Kingdom is the period between 1811 and 1820, when King George III was deemed unfit to rule and his son, the Prince of Wales, ruled as his proxy as Prince Regent. In 1820 the ...
British Regency - Wikipedia
Lord Byron
An episode of the series Biography on History Channel dedicated to Lord Byron and produced in 2004.
Regent's Canal
Regent's Canal is a canal across an area just north of central London, England. It provides a link from the Paddington Arm of the Grand Union Canal, just north-west of Paddington Basin in the west, to...
Regent's Canal - Wikipedia
Regent's Park
Regent's Park (officially The Regent's Park) is one of the Royal Parks of London. It lies within north-west London, partly in the City of Westminster and partly in the London Borough of Camden. It con...
Regent's Park - Wikipedia
Regency architecture
The Regency style of architecture refers primarily to buildings built in Britain during the period in the early 19th century when George IV was Prince Regent, and also to later buildings following the...
Regency architecture - Wikipedia
Maria Fitzherbert
Maria Anne Fitzherbert (previously Weld, née Smythe; 26 July 1756 – 27 March 1837) was a longtime companion of the future King George IV of the United Kingdom with whom she secretly contracted a marr...
Maria Fitzherbert - Wikipedia
John Nash (architect)
John Nash (London 18 January 1752 – 13 May 1835) was a British architect responsible for much of the layout of Regency London under the patronage of the Prince Regent, and during his reign as George I...
John Nash (architect) - Wikipedia
Watier's
Watier's Club was a Gentlemen's Club established in 1807 and disbanded in 1819. It was located at 81 Piccadilly on the corner of Bolton Street in west London.Prior to its occupation as a gaming hall a...
Watier's - Wikipedia
Francis Holland School
Francis Holland School is the name of two separate independent day schools for girls in central London, England, governed by the Francis Holland (Church of England) Schools Trust. The schools are loca...
Francis Holland School - Wikipedia
History of Regent's Park College, Oxford
Regent's Park College dates to the foundation of the London Baptist Education Society in 1752. The appointment of the first Principal came in 1810 when the College moved to Stepney, East London. In 18...
History of Regent's Park College, Oxford - Wikipedia
London Victory Parade of 1815
The London Victory Parade of 1815 was a British victory parade held after the defeat of Napoleon in the Napoleonic Wars and his exile to Elba. The parade took place on June 20, 1815 at Hyde Park in Lo...
Regency romance
Regency romances are a subgenre of romance novels set during the period of the British Regency (1811–1820) or early 19th century. Rather than simply being versions of contemporary romance stories tra...
Regency romance - Wikipedia
Barbara Hofland
Barbara Hofland (1770 – 4 November 1844) was an English writer of some 66 didactic, moral stories for children, and of schoolbooks and poetry.
Born Barbara Wreaks or Wreakes, her father Rober...
Barbara Hofland - Wikipedia
Haymarket Theatre
The Theatre Royal, Haymarket (also known as Haymarket Theatre or the Little Theatre) is a West End theatre in the Haymarket in the City of Westminster which dates back to 1720, making it the third-old...
Haymarket Theatre - Wikipedia
Flanders Campaign
The Flanders Campaign (or Campaign in the Low Countries) was conducted from 1793 to 1795 during the first years of the French Revolutionary War. A coalition of states mobilised military forces along a...
Flanders Campaign - Wikipedia
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
Letitia Elizabeth Landon (14 August 1802 – 15 October 1838), English poet and novelist, better known by her initials L. E. L.
Letitia Elizabeth Landon was born on 14 August 1802 in Chelsea, London...
Letitia Elizabeth Landon - Wikipedia
The Female Coterie
The Female Coterie was the title given to a group of "ladies of quality" which met at Almack's Assembly Rooms in 18th century London. Horace Walpole described their activities as meeting every mornin...
Janeite
The term Janeite has been both embraced by devotees of the works of Jane Austen and used as a term of opprobrium. According to Austen scholar Claudia Johnson Janeitism is "the self-consciously idolatr...
Janeite - Wikipedia
Almack's
Almack's Assembly Rooms was a social club in London from 1765 to 1871 and one of the first to admit both men and women. It was one of a limited number of upper class mixed-sex public social venues in ...
Almack's - Wikipedia
Jane Stanhope, Countess of Harrington
Jane Stanhope, Countess of Harrington (née Fleming; 1755 – 3 February 1824), was a society hostess and heiress who served as a lady of the Bedchamber to the British queen Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Stre...
Jane Stanhope, Countess of Harrington - Wikipedia
Kingsland Basin
Kingsland Basin is a canal basin in Kingsland, London, part of the London Borough of Hackney. The basin is located off the Regents Canal.The basin is the site of numerous housing redevelopments. C.H.U...
Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington
Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington (1 September 1789 – 4 June 1849) was an Irish novelist.Born Margaret Power near Clonmel in County Tipperary, Ireland, she was a daughter of Edmund Power, a...
Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington - Wikipedia
Harriet Arbuthnot
Harriet Arbuthnot (10 September 1793 – 2 August 1834) was an early 19th-century English diarist, social observer and political hostess on behalf of the Tory party. During the 1820s she was the "close...
Harriet Arbuthnot - Wikipedia
City Road Basin
0°05′50″W / 51.531140°N 0.097321°W / 51.531140; -0.097321The City Road Basin is an English canal basin and part of the Regent's Canal in London, owned by British Waterways. It...
City Road Basin - Wikipedia
London Beer Flood
The London Beer Flood happened on 17 October 1814 in the parish of St. Giles, London, England. At the Meux and Company Brewery on Tottenham Court Road, a huge vat containing over 135,000 imperial gall...
London Beer Flood - Wikipedia
The Holme
The Holme (Saxon: "river island") is a mansion located on Inner Circle by Regent's Park in the City of Westminster, London, England.
Designed by Decimus Burton and built in 1818, it was occupied b...
The Holme - Wikipedia
William Arden, 2nd Baron Alvanley
William Arden, 2nd Baron Alvanley (8 January 1789 – 16 November 1849) was a British Army officer, peer and socialite, who was one of a close circle of young men surrounding the Prince Regent.
Alva...
Regency dance
Regency dance is the term for historical dances of the period ranging roughly from 1790 to 1825. Some feel that the popular use of the term "Regency dance" is not technically correct, as the actual E...
Regency dance - Wikipedia