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Vol. 12 No. 3 - Mansfield Park

Vol. 12 No. 3 - Mansfield Park

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69th issue of The Storybook Home Journal™. Features Mansfield Park by Jane Austen. Made & Printed in the USA. Categories: Jane Austen, Magazine, Mansfield Park & Nancy Young

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Vol. 12 No. 3 of The Storybook Home Journal

Mansfield Park


What's in this issue?

The Night Wind Of Heaven the Decorating article

Creating the sense of the solace and sanctuary of the personally sacred and consoling in any home.



Begging For The Pattern the Hearth article

Instructions and pattern for creating painted Easter eggs inspired by Empire-era needlepoint designs.



Worth Looking At the Kitchen article

The art of, and recipes for, the sandwich of the early nineteenth century (and beyond)including special Eastertide treats.



As Long As You Can Like To Listen the Music article

Listening list for Empire harp music, plus intermediate-level piano sheet music arrangement of Handel's "Chastity, Thou Cherub Bright" from the Susanna oratorio.



I Shall Have Repton the Garden article

Learning landscape design lessons from the premier landscape consultant of Austen's day, Humphry Repton, including hand-painted images and examples of his still extant gardens.



The Gate Was Locked the Workshop article

Absolutely fabulous old world knockers and latches fashioned from wood to fasten up the door made for Vol. 12 no. 2 "Rachel Ray."



Living Richly Without Being Rich the Attic article



The Plumb Line the Writer's Garret article

Seymore and Bryhta embark aboard a skimmer, The Firefly, for a leisurely voyage from Lanham Plantation to Williamsburg.  The characters they meet include the skimmer's seasoned captain and its tiny crew, as well as Adrien la Porte (who became a lifelong friend and correspondent, and whose son is famous among the lytfolc because of his involvement on the expedition of Merriwether Lewis and William Clark).  However, it is the nature of the freehold homesteads of the lytfolc families along the James River that exerts the greatest influence upon Seymore and Bryhta when they eventually establish their own home.



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By Al R. Young The Mansfield Park issue of The Storybook Home Journal is now available from Al Young Studios.  This issue features these regular sections:Decorating - The Night Wind Of Heaven (4 pages)Hearth - Begging For The Pattern (2 pages)Kitchen - Worth Looking At (4 pages)Music - As Long As You Can Like To Listen (2 pages)Garden - I Shall Have Repton (3 pages)Workshops - The Gate Was Locked (3 pages)Attic - Living Richly Without Being Rich (1 page)Garret - The Plumb Line (3 pages)Mansfield Park is the 75th issue of the Journal, published bi-monthly since November 2000... Read more »

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