This blog traces the blurring of class divisions as Public Pleasure Gardens, Parks & Outdoor Sports Grounds evolve. These venues became gathering places to mingle with neighbors & strangers. Here people could exchange news; meet lovers; play & watch sports & games; make business deals; eat & drink; watch entertainments; & promenade to see & be seen.
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Before Public Gardens & Parks - 14C Nuns & Monks play an early form of Crickei
Nuns and Monks playing an early form of cricket. The Ghistelles Hours, 14C Flemish