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'Common bargains'? Phil Wood explores the variety of marriages in Georgian times
he chocolatier of York: Nick Thorne delves into the records to explore the history of the Terry family
From theatrical princess to penniless waitress: Researching teen star Kate Everleigh’s life illustrates the difficulties of tracking theatrical lives, as Nell Darby shows
Posh paupers: Paul Matthews looks into distressed gentlefolk and the charities that helped them
New women of the law: Stephen Wade looks at the revolution in the lives of women working in the law from the 1919 Sex Disqualification Removal Act
Want to buy a rhino?: Andrew Chapman tells the tale of the first rhinoceros in England
History in the details: Materials – wool (part 3)

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