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Le Sterley du parc d’Oakland dans le comté de Surrey avait pendant longtemps été noblesse distinguée le premier Sterley à lever à la noblesse était monsieur John ayant été dans le service de la Reine Continue reading “”

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What type of music did the people of the Napoleonic Period Enjoy -The History of the Violin

The violin was invented in the second part of the 16th century.

The development and improvements made by Antonio Stradivarius and the Amati family further brought the violin and various other stringed instruments to a high level of perfection.

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Whalebone Model Ships of the Napoleonic Period

The long war that raged in Europe between 1793 and 1815 affected people in various ways.

It is an accepted fact that ships build along the French slick lines we’re faster than there English counterparts.

So much so that when a French vessel was captured they would normally be brought into the service of the Royal Navy.

French prisoners of war during this period would spend many years in prisons in England or on board what was called sheer hulks (a term which means a shell of a vessel with all the fittings removed including the masts.

Life was not pleasant and very boring, thus sailors of the French navy turned their considerable talents to the making of Whalebone models of the ships they served on below is one of those models currently in the Bayworld museum complex Port Elizabeth there website is http://www.bayworld.co.za

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Fat George of Hanover and his friend Doctor Hamilton Lector of America a new novel (Alternative History)

In this Alternative history James II was not dethroned, William of Orange remained on his farm in Holland, George of Hanover never became king of Britain and the Jacobite rebellion never happened.
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Watch “The Sea Captain’ Wife Sterley’s Trilogy” on YouTube

Narrated by The Author with realistic sound effects compiled by the author

 

Now dear reader I must, i must away to the land of nod and a few happy hours in the arms of Morpheus spend.
For on the morrow a new day we a sail of labor bend and with humanity blend. 

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An Audio dramatisation If The Sea Captain’s wife

Now dear reader I must, i must away to the land of nod and a few happy hours in the arms of Morpheus spend.
For on the morrow a new day we a sail of labour bend and with humanity blend. 

THE AUTHOR RECOMMENDS ” THE STERLEY’S OF OAKLAND PARK ( A PARODY OF PRIDE & PREJUDICE) 
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The Author is a Dyslexic support the author by buying one of his books or short story.

The Sterley’s of Oakland a Parody of Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

It was one of those fine spring days when the buds of plants are awakening from there deep winter slumber. The church as Notheringay was surrounded by vehicles of all shapes and sizes. For today George Parker esquire of the county of Surry is to be wed to his long time sweetheart Lydia Sterley spinster of this parish

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