Madame de Winton’s Turkish Bloom of Health

I love Victorian advertisements. They are so different from  what we read today. They have more words, more elegance, and more style. They  are less strident than our own – and more entertaining as a result. Here are  two fantastic examples from The Cambrian newspaper from 1865. When I read that Madame  de Winton’s Turkish…

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I have had another one of those occasions  when additional information about one of the stories I have covered appears  suddenly, as if from nowhere. This time it is additional background information  about Sarah Jacob, the tragic story which features in Volume One about the  little girl who starved to death surrounded by nurses who…