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 and Tales from the 18th Century Old Bailey 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

Gadding About Again: Two New Events

Whether you're in the north or south, I have two brand new events coming up in May and I'm rather excited about both!On 18th May I'll be a guest at Museums at Night at the glorious Kenwood House. Explore this historical site after dark to the sound of period music,…

The Frost Fair of 1814

It's a pleasure to welcome Amy D'Orazio, author of A Short Period of Exquisite Felicity, to the salon to guide us through the Frost Fair of 1814. Congratulations to Patty, Angelina and Beatrice, prizewinners!---oOo---Okay, so this might not be the best time to be talking about cold weather. For many of us in…

Release Day: The Captain and the Cavalry Trooper

The Captain and the Cavalry Trooper, co-written with Eleanor Harkstead, is released worldwide today.As the Great War tears Europe apart, two men from different worlds find sanctuary in each other’s arms.Captain Robert Thorne is the fiercest officer in the regiment. Awaiting the command to go to the front, he has…

 
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