What some people may not know is that Shakespeare invented a great many common words too. Are we familiar with some of these words? LRead More
Want to know how to Kiss? Or how to get slim in just 14 days? Take a look at these ten tips from Early Modern England, part of the new book Ask the Past
Doth thee knoweth Shakespearean English?
The Tudor monarch King Henry VIII is perhaps best known for his penchant for marriage, famously taking six wives during his lifetime – and now a recently published book suggests that Henry was about to take a seventh before getting cold feet and calling the whole thing off.
A look at how Georgians kept house: The Housekeeping Book of Susanna Whatman 1776 – 1800.
It’s the most famous play ever staged, but how well do you know William Shakespeare’s Hamlet? Can you spot the Hamlet quote amongst the other literary greats? Will you get a perfect score? Is it to be, or not to be?
26 questions covering more than two thousand years of English history!
Nine questions to discover your sweet historical love!
If you were living and breathing in the 1500’s, who would you be?
Great works of literature can touch us to our very core beings, especially the heroine’s at the root of the novel. Take this quiz to see which classic literary heroine you are!