Of Friends and Acquaintances

During her travels Jane Digby meets many famous personages from the 19th century, including . . .

A photograph of Honore de Balzac in 1842.

An 1858 painting of Edmond Francois Valentin About by Felix-Henri Giacomotti.

A drawing of the Duchess of Plaisance as a young woman.


Author: hurstcr60

C.R. Hurst, who taught writing and language at a small college in Pennsylvania for over 25 years, retired early and moved to the North Carolina mountains where she lives with her husband and a black cat named Molly. CR loves the outdoors, reads too much and writes too little. A realist with two feet planted in the 21st century, she nevertheless enjoys escaping into the past with historical fiction.

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