Thursday 19th July 2018 Malmesbury Town Hall from 7:30 PM
Discovered in a Cotswolds’ cottage, over 110 Regency-era letters tell the incredible love story of the Reverend George Bisset, Vicar of Malmesbury and Lady Catherine Howard, the only daughter of the Earl of Suffolk & Berkshire. The Bisset Love Letters offer historians a plethora of real-world details on social status, wealth, gender, courtship, marriage, travel, mental disorders, and foreign evangelism in Georgian Britain. Join us for a fascinating talk on this secret romance.
Free for members | £3 non-members on the door