Friday, June 9, 2017

The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman

I'm excited to be starting a new occasional series of posts at Austen Authors on books of Austen's time, which are also books that our dear characters might have read. The first is one of the most outrageous: Tristram Shandy.






These are eventually going to dovetail with a very special project I've been working on. I'm really excited about it but want to wait before sharing it so I don't spoil the surprise. But I WILL give a few little teasers: this is an editing and not a writing project, and I think it's very apropos this year.

A Regime of Fun

In my Austen Authors post today , I'm looking at the structured "regime of fun" that comprised entertainments of spa towns li...