Via JASNA — Name change update: Chawton House (formerly Chawton House Library). Photo credit: the official Chawton House web site.

Photo credit: The official Chawton House web site — chawtonhouse(dot) org —

Via JASNA — the name Chawton House Library has been changed/updated to Chawton House —  to fully meet the mission guidelines.





Re-Blog from JustJane1813–Caroline Jane Knight–Austen’s 5th great niece.

Good morning my dear readers and Happy Friday! Today is a day that I have been waiting a long time to share with you because I believe that anyone who loves Jane Austen is going to love meeting today’s guest, Caroline Jane Knight, Miss Austen’s fifth great niece. As many of you know, I spent…

via Just Jane 1813 Welcomes Caroline Jane Knight / Readers’ Q

Jane in 41 Objects — Exhibit 2017

Via JASNA email update — the Jane Austen’s House Museum in the U.K. — is holding a year long exhibit–called: Jane Austen in 41 objects.  Objects include her writing desk, topaz cross, and because of space limits they will be rotated through the year.

For more about the exhibit — here is a link/url to the museum’s web site: