In the sumptuous history of transatlantic passenger travel it wasn’t all mahogany panelling and ten-course meals. Consider, for instance, war and seasickness
The British commander-in-chief at the beginning of the Revolution was popular and conscientious, but events were beyond his control.
The revival in the nineteenth century of medieval motifs in architecture extended from villas and furniture to farmhouses and vineries
“She is such a funny child, so old-fashioned, that we always call her ‘Granny’ “her mother said. Cousin Franklin felt otherwise
The old gray mare was not the ecological marvel, in American cities, that horse lovers like to believe