Catherine Curzon

About me

Blogging as Madame Gilflurt, I’m passionate about the 18th century and all things Georgian. I am currently writing Life in the Georgian Court for Pen and Sword Books.

My writing is a breathless romp through the seamier side of Georgian life accompanied by rogues, harlots and janizaries, with a dash of gin to add some spice!

Mrs Siddons is playing Drury Lane and there’s a farmer on the throne of England. Bawdy doesn’t even come close…

From my website

Class, Palaces and Paintings... The Top 5 of March

Settle back with a cup of tea, wrap up warm and enjoy the most popular posts of March 2015!A Gallery of LargillièreExperience the works of a remarkable French artist.The Best of the Georgian WebMy most recent weekly digest caught the eye of readers... I am going to credit the mention…

Musical Monday: Ludwig van Beethoven

Last week, I marked the death of the iconic composer, Ludwig van Beethoven. Today he visits the salon yet again as I start the week with the 2012 Proms Beethoven cycle, conducted by Daniel Barenboim.

The Salon Digest

Once again it's time to take a look back at the week here in the salon, so settle back with a cup of tea and enjoy!Musical Monday: Johannes Matthias Sperger Some gentle sounds to ease you into the week...Tracy Edingfield on Inspiration A divorce attorney who believes in happy endings? Read on...The…

 
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