The Country House Library Spring Reading Guide 2020 by Charlie Edwards-Freshwater

by Lewis Saddington March 02, 2020 3 min read

As many of you may already know, Charlie Edwards-Freshwater is one of our fantastic brand ambassadors, consistently publishing breathtaking content for his own bookstagram - thebookboy. Having been part of our online community for some time, he very graciously put together this wonderful Country House Library spring reading guide. Be sure to heed his advice - he certainly knows his books!
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Can you tell a Jane Austen book by its cover?

by Amelia Baker February 08, 2019 1 min read 2 Comments

For all those big Jane Austen fans and vintage book lovers everywhere, we have put together a fun quiz, to see if it really is possible to tell a book by its cover. Don't worry there are a few clues! Alternatively, you could always cheat - but browsing our Jane Austen collection, where you will find all the books in the quiz for sale. Enjoy.
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Jane Austen loved by under 30's, why?

by Amelia Baker January 20, 2019 4 min read

There is no doubt that our best selling author amongst our female customer's under 30 is Jane. Given the #metoo era demonstrates how brilliantly vocal young woman can be, and how we woman in general are now very much 'doing for ourselves' how does this reconcile with sitting in a drawing room waiting for some man on a horse?
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