The World of Hippolyta Napier
Ballater and Its Surroundings
Picture: Doctor and Mrs Syntax with a party of friends, experimenting with laughing gas. 1820. T Rowlandson after W. Combe, Wellcome Trust Library
The life of a doctor’s wife in the 1830s in Scotland was not always straightforward...
Scotland in the 1820s
Coming out in May...
Photo: "Scotland" drawn and engraved by J.Russell, published in Barclay's Universal Dictionary, 1823. Courtesy Ancestry Images.